Course Descriptions

Health Education is a required course designed to help students attain competence in identifying, understanding, and helping to solve the health problems of today’s society. Included in the Health Education program are prevention of accidents; first aid and CPR; health concepts - an overview of body functions; medicines and medical care; mental health; pathology and diseases; ecology and health; emotions and personality; use, misuse, and abuse of tobacco, alcohol, and drugs; AIDS; human sexuality (includes human reproduction, sexually transmitted infections, and family living).