1. Practicum in Health Science/Extended Practicum in Health Science

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    The Extended Practicum in Health Science course is designed to give students practical application of previously studied knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experience.
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  2. Health Science Clinical

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Health Science Clinical course is designed to provide for the development of advanced knowledge and skills related to a wide variety of health careers. Students will employ hands-on experiences for continued knowledge and skill development. Districts are encouraged to offer this course in a...
  3. Health Science Theory

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Health Science Theory course is designed to provide for the development of advanced knowledge and skills related to a wide variety of health careers. Students will employ hands-on experiences for continued knowledge and skill development.
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  4. Pharmacology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Pharmacology course is designed to study how natural and synthetic chemical agents such as drugs affect biological systems. Knowledge of the properties of therapeutic agents is vital in providing quality health care. It is an ever-changing, growing body of information that continually...
  5. Practicum in Health Science

    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    The Practicum in Health Science course is designed to give students practical application of previously studied knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experience.
    This binder does not...
  6. Principles of Health Science

    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    The Principles of Health Science course is designed to provide an overview of the therapeutic, diagnostic, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development systems of the health care industry.
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  7. Mathematics for Medical Professionals

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Mathematics for Medical Professionals course is designed to serve as the driving force behind the Texas essential knowledge and skills for...
  8. Anatomy and Physiology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Anatomy and Physiology course is designed for students to conduct laboratory and field investigations, use scientific methods during...
  9. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Health Science

    • Resource ID: 19405
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Health Science course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and...
  10. Scope and Sequence: Anatomy and Physiology

    • Resource ID: 19411
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Anatomy and Physiology course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  11. Scope and Sequence: Mathematics for Medical Professionals

    • Resource ID: 19417
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Mathematics for Medical Professionals course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each...
  12. Lesson Plan: Punctuation in Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12319
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will learn using proper punctuation in written communication and medical documents, which is a key skill for all health care professionals. Students will have the opportunity to practice using punctuation in an activity. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Radiology and Medial Records

    • Resource ID: 12230
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to identify various fractures, translate the medical terminology in a radiology report, and complete a patient history.
  14. Lesson Plan: Physical Range of Motion

    • Resource ID: 12231
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to explore a career in physical therapy as they demonstrate  how to determine range of motion.
  15. Lesson Plan: Career Journey in Health Science

    • Resource ID: 12236
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will identify and describe careers available in the Health Science Industry.
  16. Lesson Plan: Explore Career Opportunities in Health Science

    • Resource ID: 12238
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    It is critical that students are able to identify career opportunities within the health science cluster. In this lesson, students will complete a health science career scavenger hunt, in which they will explore at least three different careers in the health science field.
  17. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.
  18. Lesson Plan: Cycle of Infection

    • Resource ID: 12515
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will research various microorganisms and create informational mobiles, and presentation on how specific microorganisms pass through the chain of infection, and investigate common human pathogens.
  19. Lesson Plan: A Language of Its Own

    • Resource ID: 12395
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to be exposed to roots, suffixes, and prefixes as well as medical abbreviations and acronyms. 
  20. Lesson Plan: Eating Disorders

    • Resource ID: 12508
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will be learn to define eating disorders and the harm that each disease does to ones body.