Health Science Foundations 1a: Introduction
Introduce your students to the rewarding field of health science! Learners will acquire foundational knowledge required to pursue a career, such as the roles in the health care industry and the education, training, and credentials needed to attain them. Basic medical terminology, principles of anatomy and physiology, and legal and ethical responsibilities are also discussed. In addition, students will explore communication, teamwork, and leadership techniques – providing a solid basis for those wanting to advance through the health sciences.
- Examine the components of a health care team and explore how teamwork is built.
- Learn about the smallest parts in the body and how they contribute to our overall health.
- Discover how to keep yourself, and others, physically and mentally healthy.
- Explore the responsibilities of health care providers and patients.