Health Education (HE)

HE-902 Stat Meth/Inference HC Prfsnls

Frequency distributions, measures of central tendency and variability, hypothesis testing, probability, correlation, regression, analysis of variance applied to typical problems encountered in a health care setting.

3 Credits

HE-910 Health Coordinator

Investigation of the skills necessary in developing, implementing, and coordinating a school health education program.

3 Credits

HE-917 Health Theory and Methods

Focus is on creative applications of learning theories and behavioral models used by health educators.

3 Credits

HE-918 Curriculum Development in Health

Exploration of planning models and their integration with theories of health behavior and education.

3 Credits

HE-919 Program Planning, Implementation and Evaluation

This course is designed to help students understand and develop skills necessary to carry out program development regardless of setting.

3 Credits

HE-920 Strength Training in Health

Workshop to help participants learn to cope constructively with stressful situations commonly experienced in helping relationships.

3 Credits

HE-922 Health Care Systems

A study of historical development of the American health care system and recent trends in organization, administration, and legislation.

3 Credits

HE-924 Education for Wellness

Utilizes concepts of physical, mental, social, psychological, environmental, and spiritual wellness to enhance health education programming.

3 Credits

HE-925 Politics/Policies Health Care

Health care regulation and cost by government including the transition from private and professional to federal and state control.

3 Credits

HE-930 Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco

The pharmacological, physiological and social effects of various drugs in our society.

3 Credits

HE-932 Advanced Nutrition

Study of recent advances and trends in the relationship of diet and nutrition.

3 Credits

HE-934 Social & Behavioral Statistics

Qualitative and quantitative data collection; hypothesis testing; measures of central tendency, variability, correlation and regression.

3 Credits

HE-935 Sexuality Education

Historical, political, multicultural and personal approaches to understanding various aspects of human sexuality.

Fall and Spring and every year. 3 Credits

HE-936 Women's Sexuality Issues

The history and politics of issues affecting women's sexual health: prostitution, infertility, contraceptive health risks, sexual violence and reproductive rights.

3 Credits

HE-937 Women and Minority Health Issues

An examination of the effects of sexism and racism on the health and health care of women and minorities.

3 Credits

HE-940 Epidemiology

Prerequisites: HE-934

Evaluation of epidemiological principles and techniques of investigation; measures of incidence and prevalence applied to health risk, morbidity and mortality in specific populations.

3 Credits

HE-942 Research Methods in Health

An introduction to research and statistical designs as directly related to health science and allied health disciplines.

3 Credits

HE-943 Current Literature in Health

Critical analysis of current and past research findings concerning health knowledge, attitudes, behaviors and educational techniques.

3 Credits

HE-944 Special Topics in Health

An in-depth exploration of contemporary health topics and issues.

3 Credits

HE-945 Seminar in Health

Discussion of current health topics with an emphasis on health educators' key responsibilities and competencies in various settings; also preparation of CHES.

3 Credits

HE-950 Independent Study in Health

Independent research project.

3 Credits

HE-956 Politic/Policies in HC

Health care regulation and cost control by government, state vs. private regulatory systems, the nature of political power and its influence on the delivery of health services through for profit and both public and private non-profit agencies.

3 Credits