Consortium for International Studies | Evaluated Learning Experience
Healthcare Internship in Emotional Intelligence HSC 320
July 2022 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: develop self-awareness as a cornerstone of emotional and social competence; evaluate emotional intelligence as part of professional identity; build demonstrable skills in perspective-taking and empathetic concern; appraise the dynamics involved in a therapeutic relationship; critically reflect on and improve the use of EQ to benefit therapeutic relationships; evaluate the use of different communication skills in a healthcare setting; develop role model leadership qualities in a healthcare environment; apply emotionally intelligent feedback seeking and receiving to improve performance; compare and contrast different emotional touchpoints in healthcare; build emotionally intelligent and reflective healthcare practitioner skills.
This course is an internship in healthcare, focusing on the development of emotional intelligence in the context of a healthcare setting. Students will be evaluated by an advisor, provide weekly reports, and submit assignments.
In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 6 semester hours in Human Services, Allied Health, or Health Sciences (7/22).