2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 146

B-146 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
HealthSciences
CERTIFICATEOFACHIEVEMENT
This certificateof achievement prepares students for
entry-level employment in alliedhealth and fulfillsmany
prerequisite requirements for accreditedhealth sciences
trainingprograms. Students completing this certificate
maygain an advantage in the competitive selection
process of health sciences programs.
CERTIFICATEOUTCOMES
Students completing the certificatewill:
• Apply the scientificmethod, describe cell and tissue structure, and
describe skeletal,muscular, digestive and lymphatic systems and
their interrelationships.
• Identify the components of the circulatorynervous, integumentary,
respiratory, endocrine, urinary, reproductive and immune systems
anddescribe their interrelationships.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
COMMUNICATIONS.........................................3CREDITS
Required: ENG101or ENG113
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:MATH120 (required forBIOL190)
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS...............9CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
BIOL141 HumanStructureandFunction I..................................(4)
BIOL142 HumanStructureandFunction II.................................(4)
or
BIOL223 HumanAnatomyandPhysiology I...............................(4)
BIOL224 HumanAnatomyandPhysiology II..............................(4)
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS...............8CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
Choose 13 credits from the following:
BIOL190 Introduction toCell andMolecularBiology....................3
BIOL190L Introduction toCell andMolecularBiologyLab. ............1
BIOL251 GeneralMicrobiology.....................................................4
CHEM121 General Chemistry I. ......................................................4
CHEM220 IntroductoryOrganicChemistry.....................................4
CLS151 Phlebotomy...................................................................2
CLS152 AppliedPhlebotomy......................................................2
NURS130 NursingAssistant...........................................................6
NUTR223 PrinciplesofNutrition....................................................3
TOTALELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS.....13CREDITS
TOTALCERTIFICATE
REQUIREMENTS..................................30CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
3
Communications
ENG101
or
ENG113
Composition I
or
CompositionIforInternationalStudents
3
HumanRelations
GEElective Seeapproved list
3
Mathematics
MATH120 FundamentalsofCollegeMathematics 3
Total 12
2ndSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
6
Core
Elective
BIOL141
or
BIOL190
and
BIOL190L
HumanStructureandFunction I
or
IntroductiontoCellandMolecular
Biology
and
IntroductiontoCellandMolecular
BiologyLaboratory
(4)
or
(3)
and
(1)
Total 10
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Elective
Choosefrom list
4
Core
BIOL142
or
BIOL223
and
BIOL224
HumanStructureandFunction II
or
HumanAnatomyandPhysiology I(Fast
Track)
and
HumanAnatomyandPhysiology II
(FastTrack)
(4)
or
(4)
and
(4)
Total 8-12
CertificateTotal 30-34
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