Health Science Theory


The Health Science Theory course is designed to provide for the development of advanced knowledge and skills related to a wide variety of health careers. Students will employ hands-on experiences for continued knowledge and skill development. To better understand health science theory students will learn about Terminology, Community & World Health and much more.

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Kenn A. Freedman, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology , Texas Tech University

Henry Colindres, C.M.I.
Interpreter Services Supervisor, Covenant Medical System

Shena Smith, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist, Covenant Medical System

Alison R. Chapa, OTR
Occupational Therapist, Covenant Medical System

SAMPLE LESSON | The Health Care Industry

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.


  • The Health Care Industry
  • Skills for Health Science Professionals
  • Mathematics in Health Science
  • Scientific Reasoning & Problem Solving    
  • Health Science Safety & Regulations    
  • Medical Terms & Terminology
  • Medical Terminology: Translation & Communication            
  • Medical Terminology: Resources     
  • Medical Records
  • Emerging Technologies in Health Science
  • Community & World Health
  • Homeostasis        
  • The Human Body: How Systems Work Together
  • Body Systems: Disease, Trauma & Congenital Defects   
  • Body Systems: Environmental Factors
  • Disease Prevention = Health Promotion  
  • Hot Topics - Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
  • Healthy Relationships    
  • Conflict Management    
  • Exploring Careers: Health Science
  • A Job Defined: Pharmacist