Health and Medical Sciences - High School

Health and Medical Sciences provides a wide variety of broad and specialized competency based courses introducing students to a variety of health career choices.

Health and Medical Sciences courses facilitate career preparation in areas such as animal science, dental careers, emergency response, medical assisting, nursing, pharmacy, firefighting, dental, and health informatics Students have the opportunity to apply the skills learned by participating or observing in a variety of health care settings.

Student Organizations

Courses:

Descriptions and Objectives are available in the FCPS Course Catalog.

  • 911 Dispatch
  • Biotechnology Foundations
  • Coding/Billing 1
  • Coding/Billing 2
  • Dental Careers 1
  • Dental Careers 2
  • Emergency Medical Technician 1
  • Emergency Medical Technician 2
  • Exploring Health Sciences
  • Exploring the Language of Medicine
  • Firefighting 1
  • Firefighting 2
  • Health Informatics 1
  • Intro to Nursing 1/2
  • Medical Assistant 1
  • Medical Assistant 2
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Pharmacy Technician 1
  • Pharmacy Technician 2
  • Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy 1
  • Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy 2
  • Practical Nursing 1
  • Practical Nursing 2
  • Veterinary Sciences 1
  • Veterinary Sciences 2