Intro to Medicine
FREE | 6th - 9th Grade | Tuesdays 4:30 - 5:30 PM PST | 60 minutes
- Zoom and Google Classroom
8, 1-hour classes total Course Dates: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22 Course Description: Intro to Medicine is an exploratory class designed to help students gain exposure to the vast world of healthcare. Each week, we will cover basic anatomy of an organ system, then delve deep into its specific diseases, including their causation and possible treatment options. When learning about disorders, students will also be given the opportunity to diagnose diseases through unique case studies. We will also conduct fun activities (kahoot, pictionary, etc.) in which students must utilize their new knowledge regarding anatomy and medical disorders. Participants will also be given an introduction to the various medical careers as well as in depth explanations of each occupation and their role in the healthcare field as a whole. Join us for an enriching, high school level class that will guide students in their future academic endeavors and healthcare exploration! Course Topics: -Basic Anatomy (Skeleton + Muscles) -Musculoskeletal System -Respiratory System -Circulatory System -Digestive System -Nervous System -Cancer -Career Pathways Materials: Laptop, internet access Original curriculum created by Michael Lim & Pavana Rajesh Instructors: Rachel: My name is Rachel and I’m a junior at IHS. I really enjoy teaching and have experience working with kids of all ages from an internship i did with a before and after school care program at a local elementary school. I also love all things related to biology and medicine and I’ve taken AP Biology and am currently enrolled in sports medicine. Additionally, I’ve shadowed multiple healthcare professionals in different fields and have learned a lot from those experiences.
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