Introduction to Health Science Course

About the Program

  • In partnership with Kwantlen Polytechnic University, the Langley School District offers SD35 students an opportunity to complete the Introduction to Health Science 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.

    Click on image above to view Intro to Health Science Couse Program Guide.

 

Develop Professional Industry Skills

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

 

Requirements

  • Be registered in the Langley School District
  • Be 18 or younger on June 30 of application year
  • Have not graduated from high school before starting the program
  • Have intention to graduate

 

Prerequisites

  • Have completed before the start of the program:
    • Grade 11
    • English 11
  • Recommended:
    • B or higher in English 10 and Math 10
    • Intention to/strong interest in pursuing a career in health science with a focus on nursing

 

Keys to Success

  • Regular attendance and commitment to the course
  • Demonstrate maturity and post-secondary readiness
  • Self-motivated
  • Solid work ethic
  • Independent learner

 

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