Health Science 20

Health Science 20 will challenge students to look at the health science field from holistic and analytic perspectives to provide a basis for making sound personal health choices.



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Prerequisite

Science 10

Delivered

Online Asynchronous OR Live Broadcast

Credits

Science 20 or Elective 20

What Will I Learn?

Students will apply information in the areas of medical knowledge systems and ethics, human anatomy and physiology, nutrition and metabolism, and medical diagnostics. Understanding the basic anatomy and physiology of the human body will provide a context for studying the normal and abnormal functioning of various body systems and the tools and techniques used to diagnose those systems. Students will also investigate the range of health science careers and post-secondary programs available in Saskatchewan. Check out the Sask DLC's Science pathways.

Note that there will be an opportunity for a dual credit with a Saskatchewan Polytechnic Course called MTER 180: Medical Terminology. This is a 10 hour project that would replace the project that exists in this course. More information will be provided in the Health Science course after you register.

Online Asynchronous OR Live Broadcast

Students have the option to enroll in the Health Science 20 online asynchronous course OR the Health Science 20 live broadcast synchronous course.

  • Online asynchronous: students can take Health Science 20 anywhere, anytime.

  • Live broadcast synchronous: students attend a live broadcast at a specific time, every week. If you're interested in enrolling in the Health Science 20 synchronous course, please review the live broadcast details.

Units of Study

Health care philosophies and ethics

Musculo/Skeletal

Nutrition and excretion

Cardiovascular/Respiratory

Nervous/Endocrine

Reproductive

Exams

This course requires a final exam to be supervised by a proctor

Course Materials

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