SUBS 268 :: Survey of Substance Abuse Problems
Fall 2013 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 15382 (E. HI), 15384 (DE)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Charlene Merritt
csmerrit@hawaii.edu
934-2638 (Ph)
934-2641 (Fax)
Course URL: https://laulima.hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/19/2013
Schedule:
T
5:00pm- 7:45pm
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii, Kauai
Course Requirements: WH and Kauai students are to send assignments to instructor via email or through email or interccampus mail.
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, Darryl S. and William E. Cohen
Publisher: CNS Publications, Inc
2011
ISBN: 978-0-926-544-30-7

http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hilo/SelectTermDept.aspx
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using a videoconferencing system. It allows students to attend the course on a SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and SPECIFIC LOCATION.

Online Enhancement
It is recommended that students also have an email address and access to a computer with Internet connection for “outside class” communication with instructor and classmates.
Additional Notes: 15383 (W. HI) was cancelled due to zero enrollment.

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Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013 11:14:38