HLTH-1100 Personal Health Education

3 Credits

Introduction to meaning and scope of health as related to individual, family, community and society. Focuses on introspective view of physical, emotional, intellectual, social, occupational, environmental, and spiritual dimensions of health with emphasis on mechanism for positive behavior change.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

HLTH-1230 Standard First Aid and Personal Safety

1 Credit

Basic level first aid and one-person CPR course intended to provide knowledge and skills necessary to help sustain life and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness until advanced medical help arrives. Special emphasis placed on identifying and eliminating potentially hazardous conditions, recognizing emergencies and making appropriate decisions for first aid care. Upon successful completion, student is eligible for certification in First Aid/CPR/AED by the American Heart Association or the American National Red Cross.

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): None. CTAN Approved: CTBPO001.

HLTH-1310 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

1 Credit

[This course is crosslisted as EMT-1310. Credit can only be earned once for either course.] The CPR for Healthcare Providers teaches the management of respiratory and circulatory emergencies in adults, children, and infants. The Heartsaver First Aid teaches the management of illness and injury in the first few minutes until professional help arrives. Instruction and treatment methods to meet American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) standards for CPR.

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

HLTH-1400 Childhood Health, Safety, and Nutrition

3 Credits

Focuses on nutrition, health, and safety needs of infants and young children. Training provided in communicable disease recognition, prevention and management, first aid, infant/child CPR, and child abuse recognition and prevention, as required by the Ohio Day Care Licensing Rules. Nutritional requirements of infants and young children, meal planning and menu evaluation, principles of hygiene and safety in storage, preparation and serving of food are addressed. Positive health practices emphasized as integral elements in nurturing a child`s total development.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

HLTH-179H Honors Contract: Health

1 Credit

Honors Contract complements and exceeds requirements and expected outcomes for an existing 1000-level honors course through formulation of a contract with a faculty mentor. This independent study at the honors level may also be taken with a non-honors course. When taken with a non-honors course the Honors Contract adds an honors experience to that course. In conjunction with a faculty mentor, student will formulate a contract, which upon completion will result in distinctive scholarship. The completion will result in distinctive scholarship. The student is required to meet ona regularly scheduled basis with the instructor for mentor-student tutorial sessions. A maximum of six Honors Conracts (six credit hours) may be taken at the college (includes 179H and 279H).

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): Must be taken concurrently with a 1000-level course whose instructor agrees to mentor the student in this contract. Departmental approval required.

HLTH-182H Honors Independent Study/Research in Health

1-3 Credits

Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.

HLTH-2500 Women's Health Issues

3 Credits

Exploration of all dimensions of womens health, identification of health risks unique to women, evaluation of traditional and non-traditional approaches to health care problems, and development of personal strategies for selection of health enhancing behaviors.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, or departmental approval.

HLTH-282H Honors Independent Study/Research in Health

1-3 Credits

Advanced Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.