Public Health Education and Communication

PUBH4000 - Public Health Education and Communication

Undergraduate Quarter | 5 credits | 6 Weeks

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Course Description

Effective delivery of health education and communication often leads to improved health literacy and positive changes in behavior among populations. This course provides students with an overview of health education and its role in improving the health of individuals as well as populations. Students review the philosophical, historical, ethical, and theoretical foundations of health education as well as effective principles for the delivery of healthcare. They also examine the primary responsibilities and competencies of health educators, trends in the field, professional organizations, national certification, and the code of ethics. (Prerequisite(s): COMM 1001).

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Admission Requirements

  • Have one of the following:
    • High school diploma;
    • GED Conferred; or
    • Collegiate transcript including 12 or more credits completed as a degree-seeking student
  • Unofficial transcript(s) from institution(s) with accreditation recognized by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education. Unofficial transcripts must include the name of the institution, student name, grades earned, credits earned, degree earned (if applicable), course names/numbers and dates of attendance
  • Meet one of the following requirements:
    • 21 years of age or older;
    • Concurrently enrolled at another higher education institution;
    • Active military or veteran; or
    • Completion of 60 quarter credits from an accredited US higher education institution.

Start Date

Availability:
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$1,675.00

  • feature icon Undergraduate Quarter
  • feature icon 5 credits
  • feature icon 6 Weeks
  • feature icon Faculty Led