HLTH 201

Physical Activity & Wellness Online

Overview

HLTH 201 provides students with a strong foundation for more advanced studies in natural health and holistic wellness. Learners will gain a solid understanding of the importance of exercise, nutrition, emotional/mental health, social and interpersonal/intimate relationships, drug/alcohol awareness, physical fitness routines, disease prevention, chronic illness and other important concepts. This course is designed to help students make physical activity a priority today and continue to do so throughout their lives.

Learning Outcomes

  • Explain how physical activity, health and fitness are connected.

  • Compare and contrast: cardio-respiratory fitness and muscular fitness.

  • Explain how fitness can impact obesity and weight control.

  • Examine nutrition and fitness.

  • Detail how physical activity impacts cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, pregnancy and mental health.

  • Describe the steps to healthy aging and how to live a physically active life.

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Required Course Pack:

  • HLTH 201 Lab Kit contains:
    • Alfalfa 1 oz Medicago sativa
    • Nettle 1 oz Urtica dioica
    • Horsetail (Shavegrass) 1 oz Equisetum arvense 
    • Oatstraw 1 oz Avena sativa 
       
  • Online Materials and Library Resources (OMLR)

 

Required Textbooks:

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Last updated 11/4/19

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Admissions Requirements:

Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency and recommendation for admission by the ACHS Admissions Committee.

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