2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

4044/4045 Foundations of Medicine and Health Science A/B

0..5 credit per semester

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of the therapeutic, diagnostic, environmental, and information systems of the health-care industry. The course includes medical terminology, medical ethics and documentation, health-care delivery systems and agencies, and an introduction to human body systems. Related mathematical concepts are embedded in the curriculum where appropriate.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Biosciences, Health Science, & Medicine
  • Additional Course Information:

Foundations of Medicine and Health Science A/B

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