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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Respiratory Therapy, AS S1205

Program: S1205
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Suggested Sequence of Coursework
Fall Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S MATH (or) Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 3.0
AA/S READ (or) Meet AA/AS Read Comptcy Req 3.0
MEDI 90 Medical Terminology 3.0
ANAT 10A Intro Human Anatomy 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S KINES (or) Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 0.5
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
Total:   4.5
Spring Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S BEHAV (or) Area D-2 Elective Course 3.0
ANAT 10B Intro Human Physiology 4.0
CHEM 10 Chemistry-Allied Health 5.0
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S ARTS (or) Area C-1 Arts Course 3.0
AA/S USHIS (or) Area D-1 Hist/Pol Sc Course 3.0
Total:   6.0
Fall Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 50 Principls of Resp Therapy 2.0
AA/S HUM (or) Area C-2 Humanities Course 3.0
RESD 52 Pulmonary Anat & Phys 3.0
RESD 51A Respiratory Therapy Sci 4.0
Total:   12.0
Department recommends PHIL 12 for C2 Humanities
Winter Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 62 Pharm Resp 1.5
SPCH 2 Fundamentals of Comm 4.0
Total:   5.5
Spring Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 60 Comprehensive Pulm Assess 2.0
RESD 53 Cardiopul Pathophysiology 3.0
RESD 51B Respiratory Therapy Sci 4.0
Total:   9.0
Summer Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 57B Spec Proc for Resp Care 1.5
RESD 56A Tech of Resp Therapy 2.5
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester 3
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 55 Adult Resp Intensive Care 3.0
RESD 58 Neonatal Intensive Care 3.0
RESD 56B Tech of Resp Therapy 6.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester 3
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 56C Tech of Resp Therapy 2.5
AA/S LIFE (or) Area E Lifelong Undrstg Course 3.0
Total:   5.5
Spring Semester 3
Course Prefix Title Units
RESD 59 Res Therapeut Modalities 3.0
RESD 61 Current Issues in Resp Care 3.0
RESD 56D Tech of Resp Therapy 6.0
Total:   12.0
Program Notes

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100. You may complete READ 90 or take the reading placement exam and earn a 65 or higher (eligibility for READ 100).  

95.5
Total number of Units
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