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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 Degree RequirementPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 116 - PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTHGeneral Degree RequirementPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 117 - PHARMACOLOGY FOR ALLIED HEALTH IIGeneral Degree RequirementPre-College & Prerequisite
HSCI 119 - HUMAN HEALTH AND DISEASE
HSCI 140 - CONTEMPORARY HEALTH SCIENCE PROBLEMS
HSCI 151 - PERSONAL AND COMMUNITY HEALTH
HSCI 200 - HUMAN STRESS--ITS NATURE AND CONTROL
HSCI 210 - WELLNESS
HSCI 228 - FIRST AID AND CPR FOR THE HEALTH CARE PROFESSINL
HSCI 235 - ISSUES AND TRENDS IN HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT