Who is eligible to take these courses?
These classes are open to BHMT bargaining unit members employed at Kaiser Permanente in ALL REGIONS who are eligible to receive benefits from the Ben Hudnall Memorial Trust and Tuition Reimbursement program.
Is this course only for BHMT participants in the California region?
This course provided by California State University San Marcos Extended Learning is open to all regions.
CAN I TAKE MORE THAN ONE CLASS AT A TIME?
No, if you are already enrolled in a Lab Science class, you will not be able to enroll in additional Lab Science courses.
What healthcare academic programs may require this course?
Nursing and Allied Health programs may require this prerequisite course. Allied Health professions encompass a wide range of occupations that support healthcare. Allied Heath career paths that may require this course include, Medical Lab Technologist, Clinical Lab Scientist, Kinesiology, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy. It is your responsibility to check with the school and academic program you intend to pursue to determine whether this course is required.
How do I learn the course lecture material without online live lectures?
The instructor has defined the course material you will need to learn for each topic. You will have required reading and access to recorded lectures. There are online study tools to read, view, listen to, and interact with to help you learn the content. The instructor is also available to assist you.
How do I know if I am enrolled?
You will receive a confirmation email from CSUSM welcoming you to the course and providing you with further instruction of how to log on and review the course orientation.
What is the best way to interact with the instructor?
You can reach the instructor by email and/or phone. Instructor contact information will be provided to students.
How will I get oriented to the course technology?
The Practice Course is provided to help you navigate CSUSM online platform. There are also student resources available on CSUSM online platform that will provide instructions on how to contact CSUSM tech support.
What happens if I need to drop out of the course?
If you do not drop the course within the first 2 weeks from the start of class, your BHMT account will be suspended for 1 year. If you need assistance, contact your instructor and BHMT Career Development Coach. If you find that your circumstances prevent you from remaining in the course, you will need to let the instructor and BHMT know.