Biomedical Innovation (PLTW) (14255)

Copyright: 2017

Virginia Assignment Code: 8382

Suggested Grade Level: 12

Duration: 36 weeks

Hours: N/A

Prerequisites: 8381

CTSO: HOSA-Future Health Professionals

Course Description:

In this specialization course for Project Lead the Way (PLTW), students are taught concepts of human physiology, medical innovation, water contamination, public health issues, molecular biology, and forensic autopsy. Students complete an independent project as a culminating activity. Contextual instruction and student participation in co-curricular career and technical student organization (CTSO) activities will develop leadership, interpersonal, and career skills. High-quality work-based learning (HQWBL) will provide experiential learning opportunities related to students' career goals and/or interests, integrated with instruction, and performed in partnership with local businesses and organizations.

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