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Mrs. Shaver CTE-- Health Science

WELCOME to Mrs. Shaver's

Health Science Classes! 

 
Fall 2018 Schedule 
Monday Tuesday  Wednesday  Thursday  Friday
First Block: Planning
Second Block: Biomedical Technology I 
Biomed I Tutoring  Lunch   Lunch   
Lunch Biomed I Tutoring    Biomed I Enrichment  
Third Block: AHS 
Fourth Block: AHS
 
Biomedical Technology I: 
Prerequisite: None
 
Aligned Industry Credential: None
 
Description: This course challenges students to investigate current trends in health care . Topics include ethics, forensic medicine, infectious diseases, organ transplants, cell biology and cancer, and biomedical research. English language arts and science are reinforced in this course.
 
Biomedical Technology II: 
Prerequisite: Biomedical Technology I 
 
Aligned Industry Credential: OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Healthcare) Certification
 
Description: This course focuses on genetics, neurobiology, sleep disorder and biological rhythms, bioethics, the evolution of medicine, and use of technology to study cellular and molecular biology. The curriculum was developed by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Students will learn about careers in biotechnology within the context of the course content. Projects, teamwork, and demonstrations serve as instructional strategies that reinforce the curriculum content. English language arts and science are reinforced in this course.
 
Health Science I:
Prerequisite: None 
 
Akgined Industry Credential: None
 
Description: This course focuses on human anatomy, physiology, human body diseases and disorders, and biomedical therapies. Students will learn about healthcare careers within the context of human body systems. Projects, teamwork, and demonstrations serve as instructional strategies that reinforce the curriculum content. English language arts and science are reinforced in this course.
 
Health Science II:
Prerequisite: HU40 Health Science I 
 
Aligned Industry Credential: CPR Healthcare Provider OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Healthcare) Certification
 
Description: This course is designed to help students expand their understanding of financing and trends of healthcare agencies, fundamentals of wellness, legal and ethical issues, concepts of teamwork, and effective communication. Students will learn health care skills, including current CPR and first aid training for healthcare professionals. English language arts and science are reinforced in this course.
 
Health Team Relations:
Prerequisite: None
 
 Aligned Industry Credential: None
 
Description: This course is designed to assist potential health care workers in their role and function as health team members. Topics include medical terminology, the history of health care, healthcare agencies, ethics, legal responsibilities, health careers, holistic health, health care trends, cultural awareness, communication, medical math, leadership, and career decision making. English language arts are reinforced.