2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Health Education (HED)

HED 100  Personal and Community Health  (2 Credits)  

Study of a basic knowledge of current personal and community health problems which empowers students to make informed decisions and helps them to develop more positive attitudes towards practicing a lifestyle of healthful living.

HED 170  Personal and Community Health  (3 Credits)  

Study of a basic knowledge necessary for meeting the state's approved professional preparation and responsibilities in the area of health.

HED 170H  Personal and Community Health  (3 Credits)  

Study of a basic knowledge necessary for meeting the state's approved professional preparation and responsibilities in the area of health.

HED 254  School and Community Health Education Programs  (3 Credits)  

This course will investigate the history, theories, principles and practices underlying the organization and administration of school and community health education programs. It considers the role of the health educator in the relationship between the school health program, and the whole school program. Additionally, principles, introduction to lesson planning, goals, and the structure of community agencies that provide health education programs will also be explored

HED 368A  Cur/Meth Health Ed  (3 Credits)  

Contact the department for specific course, information.

HED 442  General Safety Education  (3 Credits)  

Study of safety education including home safety,, traffic safety, industrial safety, and pedestrian, safety which provides healthy and enjoyable living, in an environment that often presents hazards and, chances for accidents.