Introduction to Health Science Careers

Learning Outcomes

This health science career course is designed to give those students interested in health careers the opportunity to explore the basic concepts surrounding professions related to this field. Some of the basic concepts encompassed in this health science course included understanding one's role in health careers, having compassion for individuals in other cultures, protecting oneself against communicable diseases, facilities related to the healthcare profession, health insurance, ethics in health care, and workplace injuries. This course uses a common sense approach to understanding every day concepts that one must familiarize themselves with in regards to health careers.

All courses are written to California Department of Education standards and to national standards, as applicable.