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Health Science

Department Overview
The Health Education/Wellness program at Pierce College is the study of how the mind, body, and spirit can be developed to enhance and improve health, fitness, and quality of life. Students learn about fitness, nutrition, stress management, disease prevention, spirituality, smoking and substance abuse, and weight control.

Course Listing

Course Listings for Health Science
HSCI 114 - THERAPEUTIC COMMUNICATION IN HEALTHCARE SETTINGSGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 116 - PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTHGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 117 - PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH IIGeneral ElectivesPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 119 - HUMAN HEALTH AND DISEASEGeneral Electives
HSCI 140 - CONTEMPORARY HEALTH SCIENCE PROBLEMSGeneral Electives
HSCI 151 - PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTHGeneral Electives
HSCI 200 - HUMAN STRESS--ITS NATURE AND CONTROLGeneral Electives
HSCI 210 - WELLNESSGeneral Electives
HSCI 228 - FIRST AID AND CPR FOR THE HEALTH CARE PROFESSINLGeneral Electives
HSCI 235 - ISSUES AND TRENDS IN HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENTGeneral Electives