Course title

PLTW BioMedical Science III: Medical Interventions


: Completion of AP Biology or PLTW Biomedical Science II

Course description

In this third course of the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Biomedical Science program, students follow the life of a fictitious family as they investigate how to prevent, diagnose, and treat disease. Students explore how to detect and fight infection, screen and evaluate the code in human DNA, evaluate cancer treatment options, and prevail when the organs of the body begin to fail. Through real-world cases, students are exposed to a range of interventions related to immunology, surgery, genetics, pharmacology, medical devices, and diagnostics.

School country

United States

School state


High school

School / district Address

601 N Sequim Ave.

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LINT
  • Integrated science

Approved date

Online / Virtual