Principles of Health Science A&B Syllabus

Fleming County High School

Principles of Health Science (A & B) Syllabus

 

Course Credit: 1 (total) Instructor: Rhonda Whitson

Room Location: 220 – Third Floor

 

Course Description

This course is taught during first and second trimester – consecutively. It covers the basic orientation and foundation for a career in health care. It also covers health care history, basic anatomy and physiology, plus basic safety procedures. Lecture, small groups and hands-on activities will be incorporated throughout the course.

 

Textbook – Reference

Health Care Science Technology Kathryn A. Booth

Information will be presented to students via power-points – students will take handwritten notes and have frequent reviews independently and with partners. Student will not have the use of an individual textbook to utilize outside of class.

 

Course Objectives

*Communications

*Healthcare systems & history

*Teamwork

*Safety practices

*Health maintenance practices

*Academic foundation

*Ethics

*Legal responsibilities

*Geriatric care

*Growth & development

*Basic anatomy & physiology

*Basic medical terminology

 

Prerequisite

An interest in the health care field is highly recommended.

 

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