College Human Body Systems – PLTW

School of Health Sciences and Wellness

Course ID: SCI203

Credit: 1

Grade level: 10, 11, 12

Prerequisite: College Principles of Biomedical Science – PLTW

  • Note: This course is offered as a part of the Biomedical pathway in the IB Career-related Program (IBCP).


    Course Description: Students examine the interactions of human body systems as they explore identity, power,
    movement, protection, and homeostasis in the body. Exploring science in action, students build organs and tissues
    on a skeletal Maniken®; use data acquisition software to monitor body functions such as muscle movement, reflex
    and voluntary action, and respiration; and take on the roles of biomedical professionals to solve real-world medical
    cases.