Principles of Health Science


The Principles of Health Science course is designed to provide an overview of the therapeutic, diagnostic, health informatics, support services and biotechnology research and development systems of the healthcare industry. Lessons in the course include Disease Prevention, Human Development and much more.

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ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 38
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Jean-Michel Brismee, PT SCD
Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University

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

Damini Desai, M.S., C.G.C.
Certified Genetic Counselor, Covenant Medical System

Natalie Ramello, H.D., M.S.W.
Regional Director of Compliance, Privacy & Risk Management, Covenant Medical System

SAMPLE LESSON | Disease Prevention = Health Promotion

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.


  • Exploring Careers: Health Science       
  • Diagnostic Services        
  • Therapeutic Services     
  • Health Informatics         
  • Support Services
  • Biotechnology Research & Development         
  • The Health Care Industry         
  • Skills for Health Science Professionals 
  • Mathematics in Health Science 
  • Medical Terms & Terminology 
  • Medical Terminology: Translation & Communication
  • Medical Terminology: Resources          
  • Medical Records 
  • Health Science Safety & Regulations    
  • Health Science Equipment        
  • Emerging Technologies in Health Science       
  • Homeostasis        
  • Disease Prevention = Health Promotion         
  • Principles of Body Mechanics   
  • Human Developmental Theories         
  • Human Development: Fetal & Infant   
  • Human Development: Toddlers, Preschoolers & School Age Children        
  • Human Development: The Adolescent Female   
  • Human Development: The Adolescent Male
  • Human Development: Adulthood        
  • Positive Relationships    
  • Healthy Relationships    
  • Family Relationships & Management  
  • Communication Styles   
  • Leadership Styles           
  • Managing People           
  • Jobs, Careers & Education         
  • Employability Skills
  • Introduction to Professional Communication 
  • Public Speaking Basics  
  • Written Communication Practices       
  • Teamwork & Collaboration