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*** POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ***
Health & Science Essentials
a College-Prep Health, Life & Bio Science Course for Adult Learners
(part 1): Preparatory for Ohlone's Bio-Manufacturing Certificate
(part 2): Preparatory for Chabot's Medical Assisting Certificate
(Parts 1 & 2): Preparatory for Chabot's AA-degree in Allied Health
 
 
 
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to vocabulary and concepts in college-level science including biology and a foundational study in chemistry anatomy and physiology. Students will also learn to study using educational technology tools/resources commonly used in college courses.
 
Objectives: Students will be able to...
  • Identify three fields of study in science: Health Science, Life Science, and Biotechnology
  • Use online and offline resources to learn science and health related terminology
  • Define and explain basic chemistry terms and concepts
  • Explain why chemistry is important when studying life and health science, and differentiate general chemical terminology
  • Read, discuss and answer questions from a college-level Anatomy & Physiology in writing.
  • Increase your vocabulary and recognition of concepts about cells, tissue, muscles, bones
  • Identify the eleven body systems and their function
 

Learning Activities

  • Classroom lectures & lab activities, videos, computer study labs, and field trips to the community college
  • Homework assignments outside of class time

 

Pre-Requisites

  • Pass Basic Computer Skills & 8th Grade Reading level
  • Recommend students complete one term of College Prep Writing & Technology before joining this class

  

Instructor: Rowland  Morey, CPhT
Class Fee: FREE

YOU MUST ATTEND AN ASSESSMENT & PLACEMENT SESSION TO ENROLL (see dates and times below)

 

 

How To Enroll

¨ No enrollments being accepted at this time. 

 

 
UPCOMING ASSESSMENT & PLACEMENT DATES
Mon May 14th 10:45am
Mon May 14th 5:30pm 
Mon Jun 4th 10:45am
Mon Jun 4th 5:30pm
Mon Jun 18th 10:45am
Mon Jun 18th 5:30pm