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Health Care TPJ3MI
This course enables students to develop their understanding of basic health care procedures, including the safe use of appropriate instruments, equipment, and materials. Students will focus on health care fundamentals, including the anatomical features and physiology of the major body systems and the factors that affect homeostasis in the human body. Students will develop an awareness of health and safety issues in the health care field, analyse environmental and societal issues related to health care, and learn about professional practice standards and career opportunities in the field.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 11
Health Care TPJ3CI
This course enables students to develop their understanding of basic health care procedures, including the safe use of appropriate instruments, equipment, and materials. Students will focus on health care fundamentals, including health care terminology and the anatomical features and physiology of some major body systems. Students will develop an awareness of health and safety issues in the health care field, environmental and societal issues related to health care, professional practice standards, and career opportunities in the field.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 11
Health Care TPJ4MI
This course focuses on the development of a range of skills needed to analyse and interpret clinical findings. Students will learn about accepted health care practices and demonstrate an understanding of basic procedures and the use of appropriate instruments and equipment. They will acquire an understanding of basic concepts related to the function of the human immune system and explore the relationship between pathology and disease prevention and treatment. Students will expand their awareness of workers’ health and safety issues, analyse environmental and societal issues related to health care, and further explore professional practice standards and postsecondary destinations in the field.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: College/UniversityGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TPJ3MI - Health Care
Child Development: The Early Years (CCEP Dual Credit) TOF4TQ
This ECE course introduces the chronological study of human development. It begins with prenatal influences and examines the age-stages of conception and infancy. The interactive nature of the physical, cognitive and psychosocial domains of the influence on human development will be emphasized. The major theories of development will be used to analyze different developmental events through the life span. A central theme of the course is the nature-nurture controversy.
COURSE NOTE: This college course will be offered at the Doon campus of Conestoga College as part of the “College Cooperative Education Program (CCEP). Students are required to take two credits of Co-op in this program. An interview will be required for acceptance into the program. Priority will be given to students interested in a college pathway and needing credits to graduate. The pass level for this course is 60%.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take CCEPCO - Co-op for CCEP
Child Development and Gerontology TOJ4CI
This course enables students to examine the stages of child development and the aging process. Students will study the processes of disease and factors contributing to health and well-being in early and later life, and will develop skills required to meet the needs of children and older adults (care skills). Students will also learn about legislation governing the care of children and older adults; evaluate social and recreational activities, programs, and services for improving quality of life; and develop an awareness of health and safety issues, environmental and social issues, and career opportunities related to child care and gerontology.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 12
Health Care TPJ4CI
This course focuses on the development of clinical skills needed to assess general health status. Students will learn about accepted health care practices and demonstrate an understanding of some basic procedures and the use of appropriate instruments and equipment. They will identify
the characteristics of the human immune system and learn about pathology and disease prevention and treatment. Students will expand their awareness of workers’ health and safety issues, environmental and societal issues related to health care, professional practice standards, and postsecondary destinations in the field.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: CollegeGRADE: 12
PREREQUISITE: TPJ3CI - Health Care or TPJ3MI - Health Care