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—Eileen, CA, 2014
Have you recently discovered that you have age-related macular degeneration (AMD)? This course enables you to take an active role in the rehabilitation process. You'll acquire specific information about macular degeneration and learn how to continue accustomed activities with limited vision.
Course: MDG-102, Media: B, DTB, DTB-DL, LP or OL, Lessons: 5
The Getting Started instructions from the instructor include important information on:
To proceed through the course, the student:
Each program (ACE, High School, Family Education, HIPS) has an expected assignment submission time frame. Refer to the Getting Started instructions for that important information.
Students may contact the instructor at any time in this procedure if they have questions about the material. Instructor contact information is in the Getting Started instructions (for DTB users, go to Book 3).
ACE, High School, Family Education and HIPS programs
Have you recently discovered that you, someone you love, or a client has age-related macular degeneration (AMD)? This course enables you to take an active role in the rehabilitation process. You will acquire specific information about macular degeneration and learn how people with AMD can continue accustomed activities with limited vision.
This course is divided into 5 lessons, with 5 assignments.
Supplement: "Current Treatments and Research"
20 CE hours
Assignments are worth 100 points.
Assignments are open book and do not need to be completed in one sitting. Students are expected to do their own work, independent of any outside help. Students will need 2 hours to complete an assignment.
Students are expected to follow Hadley's Student Code of Conduct. Also, by submitting an assignment, students acknowledge that they have completed the work themselves and without plagiarism. Refer to the Student Handbook for the Student Code of Conduct and Hadley's full plagiarism policy. Plagiarism may result in the requirement to redo the assignment, a failing grade on the assignment, or even expulsion from the Hadley Institute.
After completing Lesson 1: Recognizing AMD, the student will be able to
This lesson includes Assignment 1.
After completing Lesson 2: Diagnosing AMD, the student will be able to
This lesson includes Assignment 2.
After completing Lesson 3: Maximizing Vision with AMD, the student will be able to
This lesson includes Assignment 3.
After completing Lesson 4: Continuing Accustomed Activities, the student will be able to discuss continuing many activities with AMD. This lesson includes Assignment 4.
After completing Lesson 5: Coping Emotionally with AMD, the student will be able to
This lesson includes Assignment 5.