|(2 cr.) This course provides the student with an
appreciation and understanding of the role of
emotional/social intelligence in everyday living
and especially in the health sciences. Topics
include how emotional intelligence differs from
IQ, anatomy of emotions and the mind-body
connection, education for and development of
emotional literacy, assessing one's own social
intelligence level, applying social intelligence
skills to one's personal and professional lives.
Personal assessments, small group experiential
activities, case studies, journaling and project
development are the essential methodology for this
course. Prerequisites: Only open to students who
have completed 7 credits of UC Science.
Every Year, Fall and Spring|