Health Sciences

Health Science 1

Health Sciences 1.mp4

Health Science 2

Health Sciences 2.mp4

Health Sciences I includes anatomy & physiology, human growth and development, infection control, legal responsibilities, medical terminology, job safety, employability skills, and much more related to the health care industry. A clinical component is included to provide practical experience in many health care areas including (but not limited to) nursing, physical therapy, radiology, respiratory therapy, dental care, nutrition, surgical services, veterinary science and other related areas. In Health Sciences II students continue to expand skills and career path options and choose between Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) or dual enrollment in the Human Growth and Development course; all students study Medical Terminology for optional dual enrollment credit.

GRADES 11-12 | 120 MINUTES DAILY

Credits:

  • Science

Dual Enrollment:

  • CCV AHS 1045 - Intro to Health Care - 3 credits

  • CCV BIO 1140 - Human Biology - 3 college credits

      • fulfills 1 NCUHS Science credit

  • VTC PSY 1050 - Human Growth and Development - 3 credits

  • CCV AHS 1205 - Medical Terminology - 3 credits

Industry Recognized Credentials:

  • American Heart Association

    • BLS for Healthcare Providers

    • Heartsaver First Aid

  • American Red Cross

    • Blood Borne Pathogens

  • OSHA 10

  • VT Licensed Nursing Assistant

  • ACT National Career Readiness Certificate