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    490007  Honors Foundations of Health Science

    1 Credit

    Foundations of Health Science is a required one-credit course that introduces students to a wide range of health careers. Integrated academics combined with health care knowledge and skills provide the framework for a strong health care delivery system in the twenty-first century. This course is the prerequisite for all the health science courses. It is recommended for students who want to prepare for further study in an array of health-related fields at the postsecondary level.

    Prerequisite: Highly recommended student should be enrolled in honors science

    Prerequisite:  None

    Class Fee:  $15.00 

     

    490023 Honors Therapeutic Services

    1 Credit

    Therapeutic Services is a one-credit course designed to inform students of the rapid changes in business and industry through a rigorous array of coursework and work-based experiences that prepare them for advanced learning and a wide range of health career opportunities. This course is designed to provide the local education agency flexibility to meet health care demands in the community. Students are introduced to careers in therapeutic services including, but not limited to, nursing, medicine, physical therapist, surgical technologist, respiratory therapist, emergency medical technician, and others.

    Prerequisite:  Honors Therapeutic Services

    Class Fee:  $15.00

     

    490017 Honors Diagnostic Services

    1 Credit

    Diagnostic Services is a one-credit course designed to inform students of the rapid changes in business and industry by offering a rigorous array of course work and work-based experiences to help prepare them for advanced learning and a wide range of health career opportunities. This course is designed to provide the local education agency flexibility to meet healthcare demands in the community. Students are introduced to careers in diagnostic services including, but not limited to, electrocardiograph technician, medical laboratory technologist, radiography technician, pathologist, cardiovascular technician, and others.

    Prerequisite:  Honors Therapeutic Services

    Class Fee:  $15.00

     

    490028 Honors Sports Medicine Fundamentals

    1 Credit

    This is a rigorous one-credit course that will provide an overview of the field of Sports Medicine and expose students to fundamental skills of Athletic Training. The importance of Legal and Ethical concerns will be emphasized. Students will learn about career opportunities, medical terminology related to orthopedics, safety in the training room and various sports venues, assessment of sports injuries, and Emergency Preparedness in Sports Medicine. 

    Prerequisite: Honors Therapeutic Services

    Class Fee:  $15.00

     

    490014 Honors Health Science Internship

    2 Credits

    Health Science Internship is a one or two-credit course designed for students in Grades 11 or 12. This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for becoming a healthcare worker or for preparing students for postsecondary health care education programs. Theory and laboratory components comprise at least ten percent of the course. Health Science Internship is designed to be completed in a hospital, extended care facility, rehabilitation center, medical office, imagery laboratory, or other health care facility. 

    Prerequisite:  Successful completion of Foundation of Health Science and Therapeutic Services 

    Class Fee:  $15.00 per class credit