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Health Fields and Nursing


Here is an opportunity to get started on your future in the world of Health Fields and Nursing.  You may start exploring your interests by enrolling in the dual credit opportunity.. 

Edmonton Catholic Schools is offering four courses in Health Fields and Nursing, which will meet Alberta's growing needs in health care because the demand for licensed practical nurses and health field areas is increasing. 

Dual Credit - Health Fields And Nursing Brochure 2019.pdf

Courses & Prerequisites: 

  •  Psychology for Health Care Professionals  - Eng 20-1 with 60% or Eng 20-2 with 70% plus co-requisite of Eng 30-1 or 30-2
  • Anatomy & Physiology 1  - Bio 30 / Eng 20-1 with 60% or Eng 20-2 with 70% plus co-requisite of Eng 30-1 or 30-2
  • Anatomy & Physiology 2 - Anatomy & Physiology 1
  • Individual Health and Wellness - Eng 20-1 with 60% or Eng 20-2 with 70% plus co-requisite of English 30-1 or 30-2

Each of these courses can be applied towards a variety of careers in the health fields, including nursing. 

Location: Blessed Oscar Romero High School

When: During the school day

Transferability:  

Each of these courses can be transferred towards a variety of post-secondary institutions, which may lead to a wide variety of potential careers.  Please refer to http://transferalberta.alberta.ca/transfer-alberta-search/#/searchTypeStep for future details on the specific transferability for each course.

Each course will be recognized as 5 CTS Advanced credits from Alberta Education and 3 credit post-secondary credits from NorQuest College.