Health Sciences

Health Science I

This is a two hour course for students who are interested in becoming a health care worker: doctor, vet, nurse, physical therapist or a variety of other exciting health professional careers.  This course includes Medical Anatomy and Physiology.  Student will learn how our bodies work, what makes us tick and what makes us sick. After completing Health Science I, students are eligible to take Health Science Internship, Health Science Exploration, Emergency Medical Technician, or Dental. These courses provide a foundation for students interested in continuing their education after completing high school.

 

Academic  Credits (earned upon successful completion):

  • Health Science - 1 elective credit
  • Medical Anatomy and Physiology - 1 science credit (passing 80%)

 

Certifications:

  • American Heart Association: Heart Saver AED (CPR) and Bloodborne Pathogens