Doctorate in Educational Leadership {23-24} - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Course Code
NURS 610  Credits
Title Health Promotion and Disease Prevention 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This core course reviews theoretical foundations and research-based interventions related to health behavior, health promotion and disease prevention. Students critically examine patterns of health behaviors, risk assessment, lifestyles, developmental stages, sociocultural, psychological, and spiritual contributions to well-being. The role of nursing is addressed as related to systems and community change to prevent disease and enhance health at the community level.