Health Science I Course Syllabus

Health Science I Course Syllabus


Course Goals and Objectives:  This course is designed to help students expand their understanding of human body system structures, functions, pathophysiology and treatments.  Students will learn about every human body system.  English language arts and science are reinforced in this course.  Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include service learning and job shadowing.  Internship, apprenticeship and cooperative education are not available for this course.  Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences.


Teacher:  Faye B. Davis, RN                     Room:  100

Contact Information:

                School Phone #:  919-242-3400  ext. 2023

                Email Address:

                Times Available for Parent Conferences (by appointment):  Monday through Thursday 3:15-4p


Required Materials:

                1 – 1 ½ inch notebook

                Loose leaf paper

                Black pens



Possible Assignments:

                Quizzes, Tests, and Projects

                Semester long scrapbook will be a requirement


Grading Policy:  Quizzes count once and tests count twice.

               Projects will be individualized.

                Grading will be on a 10 point scale.

                Students will have 5 days from the day he/she returns from an absence to make up work/test. 

              If out of class for a school activity, the work will be made up the following day.



Classroom Expectations

                Bring notebook and writing utensil to class every day.

                All students are to sit in their seats when the bell rings and begin warm-up   activity.

                All school rules will be followed.

                No talking between students when the teacher is talking.

                Be respectful of each person and their opinion.

                All medical equipment, models, computer, and teacher’s desk are off limits without permission.

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