Health Science

  • Program Description:

    The Health Science Program, led by Ms. Shelia Burley and Ms. Lori Favors, teaches students the terminology used in the medical field and students gain exposure to the health care system.  Students learn the history of medicine, safe practices used by medical professionals, communications skills, ethics, and leadership.  Students are provided with classroom, laboratory, online, and practicum experiences to learn to work in various health care settings.  Students also have the opportunity to participate in Career and Technical Student Organizations, HOSA and Skills USA, to compete for local, state, and national awards.

     

    Industry Certification(s):

    Certified Medical Assistant

     

    Courses:

    11th grade - Priniciples of Health Science (fall) and Health Science Theory (spring)

    12th grade - Practicum in Health Science