Health and Biosciences

CTE programs in the Health and Biosciences Cluster focus on preparing dedicated professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue challenging and rewarding careers in further education. These careers are among the fastest growing and highest in demand in the country as the population ages and health care needs continue to increase. Pathway: Biomedical Science

biomed.pngBiomedical Sciences: Project Lead the Way

Offered at Easton High School and St. Michaels Middle/High School

The PLTW Biomedical Sciences (BMS) program is a sequence of courses, all aligned with appropriate national learning standards, which follows a proven, hands-on, real-world problem-solving approach to learning. Students explore the concepts of human medicine and are introduced to topics such as physiology, genetics, microbiology and public health. BMS courses complement traditional science courses and can serve as the foundation for STEM-centered or specialized academics. The program is designed to prepare students to pursue a post-secondary education and careers in the biomedical sciences.

Successful students may obtain college credits through Stevenson University and all other Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Affiliate colleges and universities.

Biomedical Science Course Sequence
Course 1 Course 2 Course 3 Course 4
Principles of Biomedical Sciences Human Body Systems Medical Interventions Biomedical Innovation Research