Term: Spring 2022

Subject: Health

HLTH 003 - Medical Terminology

Terminology related to medical and health sciences. Online.

HLTH 025 - Patient Care Equipment Tech

Introduction to healthcare technology management in acute patient care, anatomy/physiology and technical principles, safety, and troubleshooting techniques. Includes electrocardiographs, physiological monitors, infusion devices, pacemakers and defibrillators. Online.

HLTH 051 - Wilderness First Responder

Meets or exceeds the standards of the Wilderness First Responder minimum course contents established by the Wilderness Medical Society. Successful course completion results in certification for Wilderness First Responder by Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO).

HLTH 100 - Biology of Aging

Human aging examined emphasizing biological and nonpathological physiological changes and their effects on the functioning of elders. Prerequisites: BIOL 004, ANPS 019 and ANPS 020, or Instructor permission.

HLTH 101 - Intro to Integrative Health

Overview of social forces prompting the rise of integrative healthcare in the U.S.; the theory and practice of health professions included in integrative healthcare. Cultural and institutional views and processes shaping substance and delivery modes of healthcare in the U.S. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

HLTH 102 - Science Complementary&Alt Med

Introduces Integrative, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine (CAM) such as Ayurveda, Traditional Chinese, Aboriginal, European, Jewish and Islamic Medicine. Historical, philosophical, diagnostic-etiological and therapeutic aspects of CAM will be critically analyzed in the context of current evidence-based medical research and patient-centered social policies. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

HLTH 105 - D2:Cultural Health Care

Examines the principles and theories of culture in health care with an overall goal to understand how health care is contextualized by and through culture.

HLTH 107 - SU:Human Health & the Envirnmt

Offers an introduction to environmental health. Topics include: methods (toxicology, epidemiology), environmental health hazards (physical, biological, chemical) and supports (nature contact), risk analysis, communication and management, health and climate change, food production and access, energy production, and water. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing. Cross-listed with: ENVS 107, NR 107.

HLTH 137 - Mindful Eating

An experiential introduction to the principles and practice of mindfulness and mindful eating, including an exploration of the cultural, environmental, economic, health-related, and spiritual connections we make every time we take a bite. Prerequisite: Minimum Sophomore standing.

HLTH 140 - Issues in Women's Health

A holistic exploration of the health care needs of women. This course will consider the stereotypical, theoretical, and clinical approaches of care used in treating women. Prerequisites: PSYS 001; HDFS 005; one Sociology course below 100.

HLTH 151 - Wilderness EMT

Focuses on the assessment and management of environmental emergencies, trauma and medical problems in the wilderness or austere environment building on the foundation of Emergency Medical Technician training through a series of lectures, small group activities and field exercises. Prerequisite: HLTH 153 or NREMT certification.

HLTH 153 - Emergency Medical Technician

Prepares students to become Emergency Medical Technicians. Each student must successfully complete all of the requirements prior to sitting for the certification exam. Pre/Co-requisite: HLTH 003.

HLTH 155 - D1:Racism & Health Disparities

This course will introduce basic issues that underlie health disparities, with a focus on the connection between racism and health disparities in the U.S.

HLTH 187 - Health Coach Immersion Intro

Initial course in an Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching sequence. Introduces the practice of Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching with focus on experiential learning of integrative therapies for self-care as emerging healthcare providers and their future clients. Required for NBHWC Exam. Prerequisite: Minimum Sophomore standing or Instructor permission. Co-requisites: HLTH 188, HLTH 189.

HLTH 188 - Motivational Interview Intro

Teaches the theoretical framework, strategies and techniques of basic motivational interviewing. Examines evidence-based practice as it relates to the Stages of Behavioral Change and skillful conversation, including the use of open ended questions, affirmations, reflections, and summaries. Required for NBHWC Exam. Prerequisites: Minimum Sophomore standing or Instructor permission. Co-requisites: HLTH 187, HLTH 189.

HLTH 189 - Health Coach Skills Lab Intro

Interactive course where students apply basic motivational interviewing skills and behavioral change theory to the practice of Integrative Health & Wellness Coaching. Covers the coaching structure, application of skills, and health promotion. Required for NBHWC National Certification exam. Prerequisite: Minimum Sophomore standing or Instructor permission. Co-requisites: HLTH 187, HLTH 188.

HLTH 191 - Teaching Assistantship

Undergraduate student service as a teaching assistant, usually in an introductory-level course in the discipline, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

HLTH 195 - Intermediate Special Topics

Intermediate courses on health topics beyond the scope of departmental or college offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

HLTH 197 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

HLTH 257 - Advanced EMT

Follows the national EMS Scope of Practice Model to expand the Emergency Medical Technician's knowledge and skills in preparation for licensure as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician. Prerequisite: HLTH 053 OR HLTH 153.

HLTH 287 - Health Coach Immersion Advance

Interactive comprehensive evaluation course for Integrative Health & Wellness Coaching for students to refine and demonstrate the Health and Wellness Coaching session. The class is interspersed with Integrative therapies that support healthy behavioral change and compassionate self-awareness. Required for NBHWC Certification Exam. Prerequisites: HLTH 187, HLTH 188, HLTH 189. Co-requisites: HLTH 288, HLTH 289.

HLTH 288 - Motivational Interview Advance

Students learn the theoretical framework, strategies and techniques of advanced motivational interviewing, positive psychology and behavioral change. This course examines evidence-based practice as it relates to skillful conversation, clinical interventions and strategies to actively engage complex clients in health-related behavior change. Required for NBHWC Exam. Prerequisites: HTLH 187, HLTH 188 , HLTH 189. Co-requisites: HLTH 287, HLTH 289.

HLTH 289 - Health Coach Skill Lab Advance

Interactive course where students learn to apply advanced motivational interviewing skills to the practice of Integrative Health & Wellness Coaching. Advanced coaching skills/structure with complex patients/situations and professional conduct will be covered. Required for NBHWC National Certification Exam. Prerequisites: HTLH 187, HLTH 188, HLTH 189. Co-requisites: HLTH 287, HLTH 288.

HLTH 291 - Teaching Assistantship

Undergraduate student service as a teaching assistant, usually in an introductory-level course in the discipline, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

HLTH 295 - Advanced Special Topics

Advanced courses on health topics beyond the scope of department or college offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

HLTH 297 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

HLTH 298 - Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student work on individual or small team research projects under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

HLTH 299 - Building your Coaching Career

Advanced course for Integrative Health & Wellness Coaching students who are interested in taking the NBHWC exam and preparing for a career as a Health & Wellness Coach. Students will receive professional mentoring, resume building, professional communication, establishing community contacts and national exam preparation. Prerequisite: HLTH 287.