TPJ3M - Health Care

COURSE Description

Course Title: Health Care
Course Code: TPJ3M
Grade: 11
Course Type: University/College Preparation
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: None
Curriculum Policy Document: Technological Education, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 11 to 12, 2009
Department: Technological Education
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2017-2018


Course Description: 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.