Top 10 Free Open Courseware Classes About Health Care

by admin on September 23, 2009

Open Course Ware in digital format are offering plethora of courses in health care and medicine that  students in health care industry and medicine would found and get to be of great use and utility for them. Following are some of the open ware courses in health care that student would find of massive educational importance and perspective of learning despite being not enrolled into the courses.

Health Problem for Aging Population
This particular courseware emphasizes over study of aging, its implication on individuals and its overview from different angles consisting of demography, biology, and epidemiology of diseases, physical and mental disorders, functional capacity and disability.

An introduction to Biology
This course is offered by MIT Biology Department and includes course material including fundamental principles of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology and cell biology. Its some other courses explore research on cell biology, immunology, neurobiology, genomics and molecular medicine. One interesting aspect of this courseware is Video lectures by Professor Eric Lander, Director of the Broad Institute at MIT and Professor Robert A. Weinberg, winner of the 1997 National Medal of Science.

Implant Dentistry
This open course ware projects necessary learning and knowledge related to simple surgical and prosthodontic methods for implant dentistry. The course ware combines exhaustive list of surgical and prosthodontic procedures for present implant dentistry with series of lectures and slide lectures.

Challenging ideals in Mental Health
This particular courseware helps in understanding the reasons and complexities of mental health and distress. After completing this course one would be able to understand importance of user survivor’s experiences and perspectives. How mental health affects each and everyone.

Substance Abuse and Family
This course ware was offered by UMass Boston Open Course Ware and is directed toward families whom family members are substance abusers and to understand functionality of these families. Course ware is provided with methods and resources to help such families.

Basic Human Pathology
This particular course offered by Tufts Universities on Basic Human Pathology involving teaching on general and systemic pathology and paves a basis for other Tufts Dental course like Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral Diagnosis, Medicine 2/3 and other clinical science courses.

Introduction To Human Nutrition
Courses introduced by Berkeley University in spring of 2007, gives an overview of digestion and metabolism of nutrients. Under course material foods are discussed as source of nutrients and effects of nutrients on health. The aim of the course is to cater the world wide problem of food and nutrition.

Understanding Cardiovascular Diseases
Courseware precisely is for describing different types of cardiovascular diseases and differentiating between learning of cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and Coronary Heart Disease (CHD).

Impact on Human Health
This courseware offered by connexions is for studying impact of degraded environmental conditions on Human health generated from agents like huge dump of pollutants and toxics wastes into the earth’s biosphere.

Mental Health Practice
This course ware helps to define and understand mental health and illness and role of social work in bringing down the description met out by mental health.

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