Health Sciences (HSC)
299 Professional Preparation
An experiential introduction to the variety of Health Science Professions (such as Nursing/Nurse Practitioner, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Clinical Laboratory Science, Osteopathic Medicine, Pharmacy, Veterinary Technology, Health Science Research, Medical Technology, Nuclear Medicine, Podiatric Medicine, Chiropractic Medicine, and Medical Imaging), reviewing the interplay among the various professions in the health care system. Accomplished through presentations by health care professionals and the instructor as well as student interviews and shadowing experiences. Includes a focus on understanding medical terminology, preparing a resume and a career development plan.
One and a half hours, one credit.