• Allied Health I - Grade 11                                                                                                                                                                                                             

    Exploring Medical Language

    Medical Terminology is the study of frequently used medical terms, abbreviations, and symbols as found within their usual contexts. This course is approached through an integrative review of anatomy and physiology, common pathophysiological states, and related diagnostic tests and treatments (including an introduction to the metric system).

    Anatomy and Physiology

    This course focuses on the structure and function of the human body. Study includes body systems; what they are, what they do, and how they work together. Class investigates common disease processes associated with each body system.

     

    Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) currently offers students the opportunity to register for the following course while participating in the Tech Prep program. Students must meet all HACC admission requirements.                                                    

    BIO 105- Medical Terminology (3 credits)

     

     

    Allied Health II - Grade 12                                                                                                  

    Prerequisite: Allied Health, Level I grade 75% or better                                                                    

    Allied Health Science Technology

    This course builds on the Level I experience and offers an introduction to Allied Health Professions, placing emphasis on such topics as the evolution and current status of healthcare delivery, various career opportunities, interpersonal and therapeutic communications, legal and ethical issues, and safety. An orientation to basic skills that are essential to the clinical setting is reinforced through laboratory sessions. The course is designed to provide an overview of the healthcare environment through clinical shadowing as well as the core skills and knowledge needed to provide safe and effective delivery of healthcare. 

     

    Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC) currently offers students the opportunity to register for the following course while participating in the Tech Prep program. Students must meet all HACC admission requirements.                                                    

     

    AH 140- Allied Health (3 credits)