Elective credit: NOT a Health credit
Offered in partnership with SOCRATES Online
The Health Science Technology course is an introduction to the world of health sciences. Based on the Health Science National Standards, the Health Science Technology course takes students through various health science experiences that bring it to life in a virtual environment. Students will learn as they assist patients through each stage of the life span, encountering common conditions, treatments, and procedures. They will apply knowledge of legal and ethical issues, communication, safety practices, and teamwork as they practice their technical skills with each patient.
This course is designed for secondary students with an interest in pursuing a health science career. It will introduce them to various health science occupations, as well as teach them the soft and technical skills that are required to work in the healthcare field.