Dec 02, 2021  
2021-22 RACC Student Catalog 
    
2021-22 RACC Student Catalog

Health Science AS


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Science and Mathematics Division

Health Science is a broad, interdisciplinary field encompassing a variety of educational and career pathways. The Health Science degree is designed to prepare students with the foundational knowledge and coursework needed to enter a career in health care or to transfer into bachelor’s in health science fields such as” healthcare management/administration, public/community health, nutrition and dietetics, exercise science/wellness, and occupational/physical therapy.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate broad knowledge of educational and career pathways in the health sciences.
  • Describe the physiological systems in the human body and how major diseases and disorders impact these systems.
  • Analyze the health behaviors, decisions and practices held by diverse individuals, communities and cultures
  • Apply statistics and other mathematical methods to solve quantitative problems in health and science
  • Design and submit an e-portfolio demonstrating personal knowledge, growth, educational, and career plan in the health sciences
  • Perform laboratory technique needed in the health sciences

Program Guide

Total Credits = 61


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