ERIC Number: ED284985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Aug-31
Reference Count: N/A
Articulation Assistance for Columbus State Community College. Add-on Task #2: Pre-Tech for Allied Health. Final Report.
Goff, S. Judith; And Others
This guide is intended for use in helping high school and entry-level community college students in acquiring the practical science skills necessary to ensure successful completion of an associate-level allied health program. The guide was originally developed to provide an articulation model for high school students interested in entering the medical laboratory technology program at Columbus State Community College. Included in the guide are outlines for instructional units on the following topics: the practical sciences and health careers; science and the scientific method; basic laboratory procedures; measurement of matter; matter and energy; atomic structure; chemical formulas and bonding; water and organic compounds; basic chemical reactions; chemical solutions; acids and bases; acids and bases in solutions; structure and function of the cell; cellular activities; cell division; genetics; introduction to the human body; the framework of the human body; the human endocrine, reproductive, respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, digestive, and excretory systems; interdependent systems of the body; and human relations in allied health and science careers. Recommendations for recruiting students, selecting instructors, planning programs, assessing and grading students, and selecting equipment and facilities are also provided. (MN)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Articulation (Education), Community Colleges, Curriculum Development, Facility Requirements, Medical Technologists, Postsecondary Education, Pretechnology Programs, Program Development, Science Curriculum, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Student Evaluation, Student Recruitment, Teacher Selection, Two Year Colleges
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Columbus State Community Coll., OH.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. National Center for Research in Vocational Education.