Introduction to Health Sciences

About the Program

  • In partnership with Kwantlen Polytechnic University, the Langley School District offers SD35 students an opportunity to complete the Introduction to Health Sciences course (HSCI 1115). In this class, students will be introduced to the multifaceted field of health science and the foundations of promoting health and wellness. The course will be taught by a KPU instructor.  Students will earn high school credits as well as post-secondary credits for the HSCI 1115 course.


Develop Professional Industry Skills

  • Learn about health science from a variety of perspectives
  • Gain knowledge of post-secondary expectations
  • Increase communication and interpersonal relations



  • Be registered to attend an SD35 school for 2023/2024 school year
  • Be 18 or younger on June 30, 2023
  • Has not graduated from high school before starting the program
  • Intention to graduate



  • Have completed before the start of the program:
    • Grade 11
  • Recommended:
    • B or higher in English Language Arts 10 and Math 10
    • Require this course as part of an intention to pursue a career in health care/health science with a focus on nursing


Keys to Success

  • Regular attendance and punctuality
  • Self-motivated
  • Solid work ethic
  • Independent learner’=


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