Department of Defense Education Activity

CTH502A: Health Science II A-Patient Care (2022)

The Health Science II-Patient Care (year-long) course builds on the content introduced in Health Science I and is designed to develop students’ personal qualities, communication skills, and basic health care skills for application to a career in the health care profession. Students will be provided the opportunity to obtain First Aid and CPR certifications. Included are: applications of fundamental math principles to health care situations; understanding safe work practices as they relate to the prevention of illness or injury to clients, co-workers and self; and demonstrating understanding through written and oral practice.  Students successfully completing the Health sciences II A and B series (and Health Science I) may be eligible to take Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) exam.

Course Note: This course satisfies the Career Technical Education (1 of 1.5 credit) graduation requirement.