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HC 491 Senior Seminar in Health Care Management
Boe, Gerard P.


Mission Statement: The mission of Park University, an entrepreneurial institution of learning, is to provide access to academic excellence, which will prepare learners to think critically, communicate effectively and engage in lifelong learning while serving a global community.

Vision Statement: Park University will be a renowned international leader in providing innovative educational opportunities for learners within the global society.

Course

HC 491 Senior Seminar in Health Care Management

Semester

S1H 2006 BUX

Faculty

Boe, Gerard P.

Title

Professor of Management/Adjunct Faculty

Degrees/Certificates

BS, W VA Wesleyan College
MS, Ohio State University
Ph.D.,  Texas A&M University

Daytime Phone

843-322-0174

E-Mail

Gerard .Boe@park.edu

clancy120@earthlink.net

Semester Dates

09Jan06 - 05Mar06

Class Days

TBA

Class Time

TBA

Credit Hours

3


Textbook:
Textbooks from previous healthcare classes


Course Description:
Capstone course in which students study selected topics on health care administration in-depth.  It is highly recommended that all major core courses be passed before enrolling in this course.  3:0:3

Educational Philosophy:
Adult learners ,learn more by hands-on interaction. This course requires them to develop a research project from beginning to conclusion

  Instructor Learning Outcomes

  1. Student wil be able to rresearch a problem, evaluate the problem, summarize the problem and offer comments on a posible outcome.
Class Assessment:
Student will be assessed based on the final report, format, content, and conclusions.

Course Topic/Dates/Assignments:
09 Jan 06 -  Introduction to research

11 Jan 06 - Discussion of research terms, etc.

16 Jan 06 - Developing Problem statement

18 Jan 06 -     "        "         "

23 Jan 06 -   Research techniques

25 Jan 06 -      "          "

30 Jan 06 -   Formatting the information

1 Feb 06 -         "      "       "

6 Feb 06 -         "      "        "

8 Feb 06 -    Draft manuscript

13 Feb 06 -     "       "

15 Feb 06 -     "       "

20 Feb 06 -     Revisions as necessary

22 Feb 06 -           "          "

23 Feb 06 - Presentation of paper (turn-in)

1 Mar 06 -   Oral Presentatiion of paper

Academic Honesty:
Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life.   Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87

Plagiarism:
Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87

Attendance Policy:
Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.

  1. The instructor may excuse absences for valid reasons, but missed work must be made up within the semester/term of enrollment.
  2. Work missed through unexcused absences must also be made up within the semester/term of enrollment, but unexcused absences may carry further penalties.
  3. In the event of two consecutive weeks of unexcused absences in a semester/term of enrollment, the student will be administratively withdrawn, resulting in a grade of "WH".
  4. A "Contract for Incomplete" will not be issued to a student who has unexcused or excessive absences recorded for a course.
  5. Students receiving Military Tuition Assistance or Veterans Administration educational benefits must not exceed three unexcused absences in the semester/term of enrollment. Excessive absences will be reported to the appropriate agency and may result in a monetary penalty to the student.
  6. Report of a "F" grade (attendance or academic) resulting from excessive absence for those students who are receiving financial assistance from agencies not mentioned in item 5 above will be reported to the appropriate agency.

Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89

Disability Guidelines:
Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all learners that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to learners concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding learners with disabilities and, to the extent of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .

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