Health Science I & II

The rigor in this class is rewarded with opportunities to participate in HOSA competitions and clinical experiences

Medical occupations continue to grow at a fast rate as the baby boomer generation ages and medical technology continues to advance. This class examines the many career opportunities in the medical industry, including nursing, physician's assistants, lab technicians, physical therapy and rehabilitation, pharmaceutical and many more. Learning takes place not only in the classroom but in local hospitals, clinics and doctor's offices as well. This is real life!

Instructors

Darci Skrzyniarz
269-467-5210 x21410

Instructional Aide

Sandy Carls

Are you interested in:

  • Human Anatomy/Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Measuring Vital Signs
  • First Aid/CPR Certification
  • Medical Ethics
  • Team Building
  • Problem-Solving & Critical Thinking

Potential Career Opportunities:

  • Nursing/Physician's Assistant
  • Physician 
  • Paramedic/EMT
  • Physical/Occupational Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Radiology/Medical Imaging
  • Medical Assistant

Student Organization:

  • HOSA, a student organization for those in health care

Course Syllabus:

  • To be provided

High School Credit Opportunities:

  • 3rd year Science (2nd year)
  • Final year Math
  • 2nd year World Languages
  • Online Learning Experience

College Credit Opportunities:

  • ALH 100 Intro to Health Careers (3)
  • ALH 218 Medical Terminology (3)
  • ALH 222 Diseases/Disorders (3)
  • ALH 103 Nutrition (3)

Certifications Available:

  • CPR and First Aid