Health Science and Medical Terminology
The standards in this sector represent the academic and technical skills and knowledge students need to pursue a full range of career opportunities in health science and medical technology, from entry level to management, as well as technical and professional career specialties. The standards describe what workers need to know and be able to contribute to the delivery of safe and effective health care. California recognizes six career pathways which are grouped into functions that have a common purpose and require similar attributes. he pathways are Biotechnology, Patient Care, Health Care Administrative Services, Health Care Operational Support Services, Public and Community Health, and Mental and Behavioral Health. Standards for each career path build on and continue the anchor standards with more complexity, rigor, and career specificity. Standards for each career path build on and continue the anchor standards with more complexity, rigor, and career specificity.
CalAPS currently offers courses in the Patient Care Pathway.
- Health Occupations
- Health Occupations 2: Patient Care/Medical Services
- Sports Therapy/Athletic Trainer
All courses are UC a-g approved - (g) College-Preparatory elective.
Health Occupations Video
Health Occupations 2 Video
Sports Therapy/Athletic Trainer VideoH