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B.S. Degree in Health Education

B.S. Degree in Health Education

Description
To receive the B.S. Degree in Health Education, the student must meet the minimum university requirements and specific requirements for the program. Completion of 120 credits is required for this degree which includes the Liberal Arts and Sciences Core (42 credits) and Secondary Teaching Licensure Education requirements (36 credits).

Core Requirements ( 60 credits )

In addition to the courses listed below, students must fulfill 36 credits of teacher licensure requirements.

HLTH 110 Personal Health and Wellness (3)
HLTH 125 First Aid and CPR (2)
HLTH 305 Introduction to Nutrition (3)
HLTH 327 Safety Education and Consumer Protection (3)
HLTH 330 Disease Prevention (2)
HLTH 335 Health Education and the Middle Level Adolescent (3)
HLTH 340 Health Methods and Materials (3)
HLTH 412 Education for Sexuality and HIV/AIDS (3)
HLTH 465 Coordinated School Health Programs (2)

Secondary Education Licensure Requirements
(10 credits of Student Teaching required)

AMCS 233 Education and Multicultural America (3)
COMM 100 Speech Communication (3)
ED 205 Introduction to Education (3)
ED 294 Educational Psychology (3)
ED 310 Social Foundations of Education (3)
ED 398 Field Experience in Secondary Education (2)
ED 443S Classroom Management/Consultation (3)
ED 448 Reading Study Skills in the Content Areas (3)
ED 461S Student Teaching: Secondary or
ED 460S Student Teaching: Secondary and
EECE 480E Student Teaching: Elementary or
ED 461V Student Teaching: Secondary/K-12
SPED 225 Individuals with Exceptionalities (3)

Related Requirements ( 18 credits )

Courses in the following areas: Athletic Training, Biology, Community Health, Health Service Administration, Physical Education, Psychology, Philosophy and Sociology (Suggested courses are listed).

AT 220 Care and Prevention of Injuries & Illnesses (3)
BIOL 100 Issues in Human Biology (3)
BIOL 104 Human Biology (3)
BIOL 109 Biology Today (3)
COMH 200 Introduction to Health Promotion and Public Health (2)
COMH 315 Health Agencies and Services (3)
COMH 418 Global Health Issues (3)
HSAD 326 Epidemiology (3)
PE 321 Human Physiology (3)
PHIL 311 Morals and Medicine (3)
PSY 113 General Psychology (3)
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3)
SOC 120 Social Psychology (3)
SOC 320 Sociology of the Family (3)