This course presents health education and health promotion in several contexts: public and community health, school health, and worksite health. Public Health Education offers a unique focus on actively involving students in the educational process, from determining objectives, to instructional activities, to program evaluation. Students will be better prepared to plan, implement, and evaluate health education and health promotion programs, as well as discover ways to involve clients more actively and effectively.
Assess community health education needs with primary and secondary data.
Develop goals for health education programs.
Construct the implementation of a health education program.
Evaluate the effectiveness of a program with the use of appropriate evaluation methods.
Demonstrate effective and professional oral and written communication and documentation and use of current information technologies when communicating with individuals, groups, and the public.
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Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalency and recommendation for admission by the ACHS Admissions Committee.