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.
    This binder does not...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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.
  10. 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. 
  11. Lesson Plan: Anatomy and Physiology Worldwide

    • Resource ID: 12252
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will research healthcare concerns of our global society. Students will also complete a project on the effects of aging on the body.
  12. Lesson Plan: Entrepreneurship in the Health Care Industry

    • Resource ID: 12255
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will be able to explore these entrepreneurial opportunities by completing a project in which they will organize and create a business.
  13. Lesson Plan: Academic Requirement Research

    • Resource ID: 12258
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore requirements for various careers and determine the education and/or training that is needed for those careers.
  14. Lesson Plan: Communication Barriers

    • Resource ID: 12245
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will discuss barriers to communication, and methods to help overcome these barriers. Students will work in pairs to practice communicating with patients.
  15. Lesson Plan: Emerging Technologies in Medicine

    • Resource ID: 12256
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explore the emerging technologies of the health care industry, and how these technologies have and will continue to impact the profession.
  16. Lesson Plan: Service Learning

    • Resource ID: 12250
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will have an opportunity to develop and participate in a Service Learning Project.
  17. Lesson Plan: Patient Education

    • Resource ID: 12247
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    This lesson, provides students the opportunity to reinforce, apply, and transfer their knowledge and skills related to mathematics in a variety of contexts.
  18. Lesson Plan: Emerging Technologies in Medicine

    • Resource ID: 12243
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    In this lesson, the student will explore and analyze emerging technologies in health science and understand the need for continuing education advancement and training to stay up-to-date with new discoveries and technology in medicine.
  19. Medical Terminology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Medical Terminology course is designed to introduce students to the structure of medical terms, including prefixes, suffixes, word roots, singular and plural forms, and medical abbreviations. The course allows students to achieve comprehension of medical vocabulary appropriate to medical...
  20. Scope and Sequence: Medical Terminology

    • Resource ID: 19406
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Medical Terminology 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...