ERIC Number: ED243663
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Jul-21
Reference Count: 0
Human Biology, High School Science Course Guide.
Donovan, Edward P.; Prickitt, Ralph
A course in human biology was developed to increase course options for students of all abilities and interest levels who successfully completed 1 year of high school science. Major topic areas of the course include: general plan of the human body; causes, cures, and prevention of diseases; human body chemistry; structure and function of cells, tissues, and organs; organ systems; and the influence of health and medical practices on athletic performance. This document provides: (1) the philosophy of the course; (2) the course description; (3) the course outline; (4) a list of subject proficiency requirements arranged by major topic area; (5) a table correlating these proficiencies with course scope and sequence, instructional activities and evaluation methods; (6) a list of evaluation procedures and achievement ratings; (7) a list of procedures for course evaluation and review; (8) a course evaluation form; and (9) a list of the educational goals of the Moorestown (New Jersey) Public School District. (JN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Moorestown Public Schools, NJ.
Note: Prepared at Moorestown High School.