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SCIH011: The Science of Health

Credits: 0.5 units/5 hours
4 Evaluations, 2 Projects, 2 Progress Tests

In this course, students are introduced to medically accepted means of promoting physical and mental well-being. Among the subjects addressed are skills for living a healthy lifestyle, self-esteem, physical fitness and nutrition, the effects of alcohol and drugs on the human body, and disease prevention. NOTE: This course can be used for either science or health and physical fitness credit. Students should not take both this course and Health and Wellness. Students may receive credit toward graduation for Health and Wellness or the Science of Health, but not both.

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Please note that we will begin offering a new version of this course February 1, 2018. The materials for the current version of the course will no longer be available after this date. If you plan on taking the current version of this course, you should order any materials you may need prior to this date.


Course Materials

Textbook: Lifetime Health (ISBN: 9780030672019)

The Science of Health Syllabus SCIH011055 (printed course content)

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