This course is for individuals who want to become a nurse, radiologist, community health worker, nutritionist, and any other career in the health care field. All of these careers require you to start by taking college courses in biology, anatomy, physiology, chemistry, and psychology, and complete these courses with a grade of B or better. Our Health Science Essentials course will help prepare students to succeed in these college-level science courses. You will learn foundational concepts in the eleven organ systems, body functions & structure, and attain memory recall in medical terminology & body systems. You will also learn what to expect as a health science student in college, and examine degree programs at Chabot Community College and Ohlone Community College, and will gain some exposure to topics and opportunities in Biotechnology available at Ohlone College.
Instructor: Rowland Morey, CPhT
Class Fee: $60.00 (Free for young adults 18-24).
YOU MUST ATTEND AN ASSESSMENT & PLACEMENT SESSION TO ENROLL (see dates and times below)