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HLTH-201 - Women's Health
Women's Health examines the latest scientific research developments affecting the lives of women in contemporary society. Course content includes a multidisciplinary approach to women's health issues and provides a framework for informed personal decisions. Prerequisite: eligibility for ENGL-101. Three hours lecture each week. Three credits. Three billable hours. GENERAL EDUCATION and DIVERSITY
Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Health, Gen Ed Institution Requirement, General Education Elective, General Education Diversity
Subject:
Health*
Prerequisites:
Please see course description for all prerequisites.
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
Course Objectives: 1. Describe key historical events that shaped the women's health movement, women's rights and women in the workplace. (GE1, PG4) 2. Compare recommended health screenings for women based on age and ethnicity. (GE2, GE6, PG4) 3. Interpret wellness assessment data to develop goals and strategies. (GE2, GE7, PG1, PG2, PG5) 4. Evaluate contraceptive methods and sexual practices among various female populations. (GE2, PG2, PG4) 5. Examine health before, during and after pregnancy and from perimenopause to menopause. (PG1) 6. Recognize signs, symptoms and treatment of sexually transmitted infections and diseases. (PG1, PG2) 7. Assess nutrition, physical activity and chronic disease risk factors. (GE1, PG1, PG2) 8. Assess mental health and stressors that impact wellness in various female populations. (GE2, PG1, PG2, PG3) 9. Delineate signs and symptoms of substance use, misuse, abuse and addiction. (PG2) 10. Create a research-based presentation on a women's health topic. (GE1, GE2, GE4, PG3, PG4),2, FINAL PAPER)
HLTH-201
Women's Health
Course: HLTH-201 - Women's Health

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