Health and Medicine
All Compass Learning Elective Courses are a 1 Semester credit and are available during one session only.
Uplifting Education courses, created by Compass Learning, include lessons and activities that are built upon current and confirmed research about the way students actually think and learn. Our courses utilize engaging yet rigorous instruction delivered through reading passages, virtual manipulatives, videos, and animations.
DetailsThis course encourages students to explore human anatomy, physiology, development, and nutrition. Students also examine various aspects of medical awareness, including medical ethics, as well as the causes of and available treatments for certain diseases and mental disorders. In addition, students unearth the prevalence, causes, and symptoms of common traumatic injuries, and observe how to react in emergency situations. Moreover, students investigate the job duties associated with various healthcare professions, and review the usual courses of education required for healthcare careers.