SUBS 268 :: Survey of Substance Abuse Problems
Spring 2014 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 16785 (E. HI), 16786 (W. HI), 16787 (Kauai)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Charlene Merritt
934-2639 (Ph)
934-2641 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/14/2014
2:00pm- 3:15pm
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii, Kauai
Course Restrictions: Open to UH students in Hawaii county only.
Course Requirements: In person attendance required.
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: Eng 21 or placement in Eng 102; and Eng 22 or ESL 15 or placement in Eng 100
Course Description: This course provides students with a general and basic understanding of substance use, abuse, and dependency. Students will explore the historical and societal perceptions of substance use, patterns and trends of use, and societal and legal responses to drugs and alcohol. Methods of ingestion, effects on the individual, prevention, intervention, and treatment will be identified and analyzed.
Textbooks: 1) Uppers, Downers, and All Arounders, 7th edition, (REQUIRED)
By: Inaba and Cohen, 2011
Publisher: CNS Publications, Inc.
ISBN: 978-0-926-554-30-7
Technical Requirements:
Additional Notes: Students may email instructor with any questions.
Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013 10:45:43