Health (HTH)

HTH 101. Opport in Health Professions. 2 Credits.

Designed to acquaint the prospective physical education teacher with broad concepts of health, physical education, and recreation including the historical development of modern programs, philosophies, and their application to physical education. Formerly HPE 233.

HTH 110. Personal Health and Wellness. 3 Credits.

This course is an introduction to the basic and new concepts of health. Topics included will be nutrition, physical fitness, stress management, substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, safety and risk management, as well as wellness components of emotional, physical, social, intellectual, and spiritual health. This course is required for all pre-education majors to fulfill OPI certification requirements, and is a program requirement for Health Promotion majors and minors. It is also appropriate for pre-nursing majors and those interested in taking a proactive approach to their lives and health. Formerly HPE 235.

HTH 192. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

HTH 205. Drug Issues for Education. 2 Credits.

Introductory information for prospective teachers on the nature and effects of drug and alcohol abuse, social and personal needs of users, rehabilitation techniques, and legal regulations of drug possession and use. Formerly HPE 386.

HTH 291. Special Topics. 12 Credits.

HTH 292. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

HTH 325. Etiology of Disease. 3 Credits.

Understanding the cause, progression, treatment and outcome of diease is cnetral to the health education process. this course will provide students with the basic knowledge of dieases caused by genetic anormalies, congential abnormalities, autoimmune disorders, metabolic disorders, cancers, infectious diseases and diseases of lifestyle.

HTH 368. Safety Education. 2 Credits.

Study of the basic principles of safety education and their application to the schools.

HTH 374. Current Issues in Health. 3 Credits.

HTH 378. Sex Education. 3 Credits.

A study of the biological and behavioral values as it concerns human sexuality. Formerly HPE 378.

HTH 391. Special Topics. 3 Credits.

Study of current health issues that affect present populations; the environment, drug and alcohol, AIDS, diseases of lifestyle, healthcare and insurance, and birth control. To include prevention and/or control, solution, and implications.

HTH 490. Undergraduate Research. 1-12 Credits.

HTH 492. Independent Study. 1-12 Credits.

HTH 498. Cooperative Education. 1-12 Credits.

HTH 499. Senior Thesis. 1-12 Credits.