Academic Catalog

EDHL - Health Education (EDHL)

EDHL U170  First Aid  1 Credit Hour  

Instruction leading to basic certification in standard first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Discussion of HIV/AIDS and back injury prevention is also included.

EDHL U221  Lifelong Health & Wellness  3 Credit Hours  

Wellness and fitness trends in America. Self-assessment of health status concepts, human sexuality, health promotion strategies (physical fitness, stress management, nutrition, weight control) and health maintenance of major life style diseases (Cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes mellitus, HIV, substance abuse).

EDHL U331  Health and Physical Education for the Elementary School Child  3 Credit Hours  

Methods and materials for teaching health and physical education in the elementary school including integration and correlation of materials with other subjects at primary and intermediate grade levels.

EDHL U334  The School Health Program  3 Credit Hours  

Methods of teaching health with special emphasis on the relationship of health to physical education. Health service, healthful school living, and method and materials of teaching health are included.

Prerequisite(s): EDHL U221.