University of Vermont

2012-2013 Catalogue

Courses in Health Education (EDHE)

EDHE 046 - Personal Health
Concepts of personal health related to problems of daily living. Mental health, sex education, nutrition and weight control, fatigue and relaxation, chronic and communicable disease, stimulants and depressants.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 150 - Sem: Health Educ
Research, discussion, and critical examination of selected topics and special issues in health not currently covered in existing courses. Prerequisite: Six hours in health education or Instructor permission. Variable credit, one to four hours.
Credits: 1.00 to 4.00
EDHE 173 - Practicum in Field Experience
Individually prescribed teaching experience involving work with health agencies, both public and private. Responsibilities approximate those commonly associated with student teaching. Prerequisite: Permission. Variable credit.
Credits: 1.00 to 4.00
EDHE 182 - Health Methods and Materials
Fundamental methods of teaching health as applied to school and public health education. Consideration of materials applicable to health education, evaluation techniques, preparation of teaching units and bibliographies. Prerequisite: EDHE 046.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 200 - Contemporary Issues
Designed so that its content and structure may accommodate special issues not especially appropriate within the boundaries of an existing course. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
EDHE 208 - School Health Programs
Organization of the total school health program. Problems and administration in the area of school environment, health services, health education, and school-community relationship. Prerequisite: EDHE 046 or equivalent.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 211 - Community Health Ed
Government and voluntary agencies' sociological, historical, educational, environmental, and medical influences. Role of community health educator in these influences and major American health concerns. Prerequisite: EDHE 046 or equivalent.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 220 - Stress Mgmt Hlth Professionals
Physiological, psychological, and sociological aspects of stress. Theory, practices, teaching techniques, and application relevant to teaching students and/or clients. Prerequisite: EDHE 046 or equivalent.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 295 - Lab Experience in Educ
Supervised field work designed to give students experience in specialized areas for their professional development. Prerequisite: Permission of the Coordinator of Professional Laboratory Experiences.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
EDHE 319 - Internshp Specializd Personnel
Students will undertake an approved internship in an institution which reflects the particular area of interest and needs of the student. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
Credits: 1.00 to 12.00
EDHE 380 - Prof Problems in Education
Designed to cover selected educational problems in depth. The major emphasis will be on intensive and critical analysis of the literature and practice in a given area.
Credits: 3.00
EDHE 382 - Teaching Internship
Supervised teaching experiences on a full-time basis, with related seminars in teaching subject. Prerequisite: Permission of coordinator of Professional Laboratory Experiences.
Credits: 3.00 to 8.00
EDHE 391 - Master Thesis Rsch
Thesis topic must be approved by a faculty committee.
Credits: 1.00 to 12.00
EDHE 397 - Problems in Education
Individual work on a research problem selected by the student in consultation with a staff member. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas; endorsement by a sponsoring faculty member.
Credits: 1.00 to 6.00
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