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Medical Professions Courses

  • Medical Professions I

    Grades: 11, 12                                                  

    Full Year, 1 Credit

    May be offered for Dual Credit. This program is designed to prepare students for a variety of health care professions. An integrated approach to teaching and learning is provided as students develop interpersonal relations, career development skills and technical knowledge and skills. In addition, students will have advanced employability skills including critical thinking skills, applied academic skills, and life management skills. Certification for CPR and training for First Aid certification will be obtained. Leadership skills are enhanced through HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America).

    Medical Professions II

    Grades: 12                                                  

    Full Year, 1 Credit

    Recommended: Human Biology. Prerequisite: Medical Professions I. This course prepares students to apply academic and technical allied health knowledge and skills in a clinical experience. Weekly clinical hours may extend beyond the regular school day.   Students who complete this program will have the technical knowledge and skills to become certified as a Nursing Assistant, the competencies to be accepted in a postsecondary health care program, and the skills to seek employment in new and emerging occupations.   CPR for healthcare provider’s certification will be obtained. Students will have the opportunity to participate in HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America). There will be additional requirements for students to enroll in the class.