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

CRN: 17614 (E. HI), 17615 (W. HI), 17619 (KAUAI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Christine Kefford
934-2639 (Ph)
934-2641 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/18/2014
5:30pm- 8:15pm
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
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 (REQ)
By: Inaba & Cohen
Publisher: CNS Publications Inc., 2011
ISBN: 978-0-926-544-30-7
Additional Notes: Students may email instructor with any questions.
Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10:12:58