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The College of St. Scholastica

Bringing our best educators to a wider audience

There will always be a place for powerful, effective teachers. MOOCs allow these talented educators to reach a wider audience. In this way, students will be able to learn from the best no matter where they live. St. Scholastica has been offering MOOCs for many years on a variety of industry-relevant topics from ethical leadership and leading effective project teams, to health data analytics and rural healthcare staffing stability.

Current and Upcoming MOOCs

Introduction to Health Care Humanities — A four-part series

Health humanities, also known as medical humanities, applies humanistic perspectives and liberal learning to health care and medicine. It is a rapidly growing, interdisciplinary field that explores questions of value and meaning in human health and in health care. This free series offers four separate courses in which you can attend one or all, offering insight into the fast-growing field of healthcare humanities (medical humanities.)

CEUs

AHIMA CEU Approved logoEarn up to 12 CEUs from AHIMA. These free MOOCs are eligible for CEUs in the areas of social work and nursing in the state of Minnesota and may be eligible in those areas in other states. Please refer to your state association’s guidelines. A four-course series in which you may take one, two, three or all of the courses. See the start dates below.

Courses

  • Introduction to Health Humanities I: Spirituality, Religion and Culture in Healthcare
    Course closed
  • Introduction to Health Humanities II: The Moral Imagination in Healthcare
    Course closed
  • Introduction to Health Humanities III: Ethical Decision Making in Healthcare
    Course opens Oct. 6 and must be completed by Nov. 17
  • Introduction to Health Humanities IV: Mindfulness in Healthcare
    Course opens Nov. 3 and must be completed by Dec. 15

Equal Educational Opportunities Policy

It is the policy of The College of St. Scholastica that all otherwise qualified students with disabilities will be given equal educational opportunities in the classroom and other College-sponsored programs and activities, including study abroad programs. The College will ensure that no otherwise qualified student with disabilities will be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or subjected to discrimination in any College class, program or activity. For further information or assistance, please visit our Center for Equal Access page or email us at access@css.edu.

MOOC Frequently Asked Questions

Login and Password

Where do I register for the MOOC?

https://profdevcc.brightspace.com/

I am registered but I haven’t logged in for a while. Where is the login page?

https://profdev.css.edu/

I forgot my username.

When you registered, you should have received an email that included your username. (Subject: Save this email: The College of St. Scholastica username)

If you cannot find this, send an email to mooc@css.edu with your first and last name and email address used to register. Please allow 1 business day to receive a reply.

I forgot my password.

You can reset your password by entering the username you used to register. Click on “forgot your password” on the login page and follow the instructions.

Course Information

Will I have access to the instructor if I have questions about the course?

This course is designed to be self-paced. For course questions, please click on Discussions and enter the Course Q&A discussion board.