College of Health Professions


Department of Health Science

Health Science Major

Degree Requirements

The first three terms of course work provide the foundation for both the Community Health Concentration and the School Health Concentration.

Recommended Course Sequence For Health Education Students

 

Freshman Year, First Term (16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
HLTH 101 Wellness for a Diverse Society II.B.3. 3
BIOL 190 Introductory Biology for the Health Professions   4
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology II.C.2. 3
ENGL 102 Writing for a Liberal Education I.A. 3
HIST 145
or
HIST 146

History of the U.S. to the Mid-19th Century

History of the U.S. Since the Mid-19th Century

II.B.1. 3
Total Units 16

Freshman Year, Second Term (16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
CHEM 121 Chemistry for Allied Health Professions II.A. 4
COMM 131 Fundamentals of Speech Communication   3

GERO 101

or

SOCI 101

Introduction to Gerontology

Introduction to Sociology

II.C.2. 3
xxxx Community Health: Focus Area 3
xxxx GenEd I.B. Elective 3
Total Units 16

Sophomore Year, First Term (16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
HLTH 103 Emergency Medical Care   3
HTLH 222 Foundations of Health and Health Behavior 3
HLTH 207 Health Care in the U.S. CHTH/SCHE* 3
xxxx GenEd. I.E. 3
Total Units 16

Sophomore Year, Second Term (16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
PSYC 201/PSYC 203 Educational Psychology/Human Development   3
xxxx GenEd II.C.1. no history 3
MATH xxx Math I.C. 3
HLTH xxx Community Health Focus Area 3
Total Units 16

Junior Year, First Term (15-16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
HLTH 315 Curriculum and Planning in Health Education 3
HLTH 208 Mental Health/Stress/Crisis   3
xxxx GenEd Elective II.D. 3
HLTH 311 Chronic and Communicable Disease 3
SCED 341

Principles of Secondary Education (School Health)

 

4

 

Total Units 15-16

Junior Year, Second Term (15-16 units)  
Course Requirement Units
HLTH 425 Instructional Methods in Health Education 3
HLTH 435 Epidemiological Basis of Diseases CHTH/SCHE* 3
HLTH 220 Sexuality in a Diverse Society II.C.3. 3
HLTH 405 Drugs in Our Culture 3
SCED 460

HLTH xxx

Teaching Reading Secondary School

Community Health Focus Area

SCHE/SCHL* 4

3

Total Units 15-16

Senior Year, First Term (12-15 units)  
Course Requirement Units
HLTH 204 Nutrition/Weight Control Consumer 3
HLTH 430 Organization/Implementation/Management of Health Programs   3
HLTH 432 Measurement and Evaluation in Health Education 3
SCED 200
SPED 301
HLTH xxx

Foundations of Education

Introduction to Special Education

Community Health Focus Area

SCHE/SCHL*

SCHE/SCHL*

 

3

3

3-6

 

Total Units 12-15

Senior Year, Second Term (12-15 units)  
Course Req Units

HLTH 421/HLTH 422
SCED 461
HLTH 388


SCED 461and HLTH 387

Field Work in Community Health

Teaching Reading in Content SCHE/SCHL

Student Teaching in Secondary Education

Teaching Reading in Content SCHE/SCHL and     Student Teaching in Secondary Education

12

3

12

3

6

       
Total Units 12-15

Department of Health Science
Linthicum Hall, Room 101

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.


Phone: 410-704-2637
Fax: 410-704-4670

 


 

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