Text: Managing Stress
General Information: Lecture, discussion, activity course covering the nature of stress, its physiology and role in disease, the physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual basis of stress and its effect on the body, coping strategies and relaxation techniques.
Goals and Objectives:
Attendance Policy: attendance of regularly scheduled classes is not mandatory. However, attendance will be taken and recorded. Attendance at exams is mandatory.
Grading Policy: Grades will be assigned as follows:
Note: According to St. Louis Community College policy, only the students can withdraw from a course. The instructor cannot withdraw a student for excessive absence. The instructor will award whatever grade is earned, affected negatively by absence from class.
Other: Anyone with special needs to encouraged to see the instructor at his/her earliest convenience.
Nondiscrimination Statement: St. Louis Community College is committed to nondiscrimination and equal opportunities in its admissions, educational programs, activities and employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability or status as a disabled or Vietnam-era veteran and shall take action necessary to ensure nondiscrimination. For information contact Edwin Bailey, Associate Dean, Student Support Services, Meramec, 11333 Big Bend Blvd. Kirkwood, Mo. 63122-5799. 314-984-7761 314-984-7744 (TDD)