HEALTH SCIENCE ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY
This course is part of the secondary Health Core consisting of an overview of the human body, both structurally and functionally with emphasis on the pathophysiology and transmission of disease. Medical terminology is an integral part of the course.
Grades: 9, 10
HEALTH SCIENCE FOUNDATIONS
This course is part of the Secondary Health Core designed to provide the student with an in-depth knowledge of the health care system and associated occupations. Emphasis is placed on communication and interpersonal skills, use of technology, ethics and the development of critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Students may shadow professionals throughout the course.
Grades: 10, 11
Prerequisite: Health Science Anatomy & Physiology
ELECTROCARDIOGRAPH TECHNICIAN 3
This course prepares students to be employed as Electrocardiograph Technicians. Content includes, but is not limited to, a foundation in the cardiovascular system, safety measures for the individual, co-workers and patients as well training in the appropriate theories and instruments used by an Electrocardiograph Technician.
Grades: 11, 12
Prerequisite: Health Science Foundations