HTL Health Technology I
HTL Health Technology II
HTL Health Education
HTL Safety & First Aid
HTL Anatomy & Physiology
This course introduces students to human anatomy and physiology, with emphasis on systems of the body and how they are interrelated. This course will cover medical terminology, basic chemistry, cell and tissue structure, and the 11 systems of the body (integumentary, skeletal, muscular, nervous, endocrine, circulatory, lymphatic, digestive, respiratory, urinary and reproductive).
HTL Medical Terminology
This course serves to develop a working knowledge of the language of medicine for students. Students acquire word building skills by learning prefixes, suffices, roots and abbreviations. Utilizing a body systems approach, the student will define, interpret, and pronounce medical terms relation to structure and function, pathology, diagnosis, clinical procedures and pharmacology. Common abbreviations applicable to each system will be interpreted. Knowledge of medical terminology enhances a student’s ability to successfully secure employment or pursue advanced education in health science.
HTL Therapeutic Services: Mental Health & Mental Illness
This course explores the therapeutic services that can be provided to those suffering from mental health illnesses including: schizophrenia, bi-polar disorder, antisocial personality disorder, depression, ADHD, SAD, and phobias. Students will learn treatment options for those diagnosed with mental illnesses.
HTL Health Care Sciences: Pathology
This course focuses on the causes, mechanisms and morphologies of a broad spectrum of human diseases. The course explores human pathology, cardiovascular diseases, cancer, respiratory diseases and digestive diseases.
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