# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Biomedical Innovation (PLTW) (8382/36 weeks)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Biomedical Innovation (PLTW) (8382/36 weeks)

Course Description

Course Code:8382
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:12
Prerequisites:Medical Interventions (PLTW) (8381/36 weeks)

In this specialization course for Project Lead the Way (PLTW), students are taught concepts of human physiology, medical innovation, water contamination, public health issues, molecular biology, and forensic autopsy. Students complete an independent project as a culminating activity.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Health Science
    • Biotechnology Research and Development
    • Diagnostics Services
    • Health Informatics
    • Support Services
    • Therapeutic Services
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.