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Course Sequence

10th grade

HA English 2

HA World Civilizations

HA Biology Lab

HA Health Science Survey

Math, Language, & PE/Sport or Dance

11th grade

HA English 3

HA US History

HA Physiology

HA Medical Technology

Math, Elective (VPA) and PE/Sport or Dance

12th grade

HA English 4

HA Chemistry

HA Applied Medical English

Math, Government/Economy, Elective (VPA) and PE/Sport or Dance

Please note: All classes that are in BOLD are Health Academy classes.  All UNDERLINED classes are non-Academy courses.  0 period is s requirement of the Academy for all 3 years.  NO exceptions.  Admittance to the Academy requires a commitment for 3 years.

Course Descriptions: 

10th grade

Health Science Survey

This course examines the range of occupations in the medical and health industry.  Guest speakers from local hospitals and medical professionals frequent the class to speak with students about their careers and experiences in the field.  Students will also tour St. John’s Hospital in Oxnard.

11th grade

CPR 1

Medical Technology

Topics covered in this course include: Physiology, clinical applications, American Red Cross First Aid, CPR and AED training/certification, Sports Medicine and patient care.

12th grade

Applied Medical English

Is a college and career preparatory course focused on the unification of Public Health and related issues.  Students will be guided in determining the variables affecting how to make an informed decision on a given health care issues, requiring them to determine which actions should be taken from appropriate health care in perspective of: culture, society, family, and individual (as a deliverer or receiver).