SECONDARY COURSE CATALOG

Monday, 26 November 2018 17:08

Exercise Science/Sports Medicine

This course is designed to introduce the student to the area of physical therapy and athletic training. Students will also learn components of sports medicine including human anatomy and physiology, injury prevention, first‚Äëaid practices, injury evaluations, healing processes, therapeutic modalities, sports nutrition, performance skills and career options. Participation in HOSA youth organization may be an integral part of this course.
Monday, 26 November 2018 17:08

Health Science - Introduction

Health Science is a class that acquaints students with a wide variety of careers in health fields. Students learn basic anatomy, medical terminology, C.P.R., first aid, vital signs, ethics, job skills, etc. Health Science is not required but is recommended as a preparatory class for all medical related classes at the CTEC. This full year class fulfills the required health credit for graduation from Canyons School District if all four quarters are passed. Participation in your local HOSA or Skills USA (VICA) chapter is strongly recommended.
Monday, 26 November 2018 17:08

Medical Anatomy and Physiology

This full-year course provides students with an in-depth study of health care careers including clinical experience in a variety of health care settings. Instruction includes intermediate anatomy and physiology, medical terminology and abbreviations, diseases and disorders, medical ethics, and first aid. The class is designed to prepare students for a variety of health technology programs. Participation in HOSA youth organization may be an integral part of this course.
Monday, 26 November 2018 17:08

Medical Terminology

Course uses videos supplemented with lecture and discussion covering more than 350 medical word roots, suffixes, and prefixes. Emphasis is placed on the pronunciation, spelling, and proper usage of medical terminology. Medical abbreviations are also introduced. Participation in HOSA youth organization may be an integral part of this course.