Advanced Medical Science

Advanced Medical Science
Course ID: 522553
Open to Grade: 11-12 UC a-g: None
Prerequisite: Introduction to Medicine
 
Students will learn basic anatomy and physiology, medical abbreviations, basic chemistry, and physics.  Students will also research job functions, career forecasts and educational preparation required for a variety of positions.  Career exploration occurs primarily through regularly scheduled visits to observe in local health care facilities.  Skills training will become more focused on particular job functions.  Students are certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and basic first aid.