Course titlePrinciples of the Biomedical Sciences (SC167A & SC167B)
Pre-requisite: A middle school teacher’s signature recommendation is required. Sophomores taking PBS needs a signature from PBS teacher.
Students investigate the human body systems and various health conditions including heart disease, diabetes, sickle-cell disease, hypercholesterolemia, and infectious diseases. They determine the factors that led to the death of a fictional person, and investigate lifestyle choices and medical treatments that might have prolonged the person’s life. The activities and projects introduce students to human physiology, medicine, research processes and bioinformatics. This course is designed to provide an overview of all the courses in the Biomedical Sciences program and lay the scientific foundation for subsequent courses.
School countryUnited States
School / district Address12909 E 120th Ave
School zip code80640
Requested competency codeLab Science
Approved competency code
- Career and technical education