Introduction to Health Science


Introduction to Health Science

1/2 UNIT

Prerequisite: Must have passed ELA I, good math skills recommended

Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors

This course is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in health care. This course provides an overview of the therapeutic, diagnostic, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development systems of the healthcare industry. Instruction includes, but is not limited to, beginning anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, medical skills, medical ethics, diseases, and disorders. This course is meant to be paired with the Health Science I Laboratory for the purpose of gaining the state certification for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).