HEDP 1001 - Introduction to Wellness .................1.00 Credits Recognize and solve problems in personal health. Its major purpose is to present the philosophy, objectives and methods of personal health, highlight personal health problems and enhance the student's physical, mental and social well-being.
HEDP 2250 - Introduction to Drug Education ....2.00 Credits Designed to study the "why" aspects of drug use. Emphasis is placed on developing positive attitudes that will help the student to make consistent decisions about drug-related issues. Suitable alter- natives to individual drug abuse problems will be presented.
HEDP 2267 - First Aid & Safety Education .........2.00 Credits General safety education in the instructional program, causes of accidents and remedial action. Emphasis is placed on the preventive aspect of safety education, and first aid education. Leads to Certification in CPR, AED and First Aid.
HEDP 2450 - Basic Athletic Training....................4.00 Credits Course explains athletic injuries/illnesses and rehabilitation protocols. Injury evaluations are also discussed with an emphasis on the major joints of the body.
Prerequisite: HEDP 2267
HEDP 2452 - Advanced Athletic Training…..4.00 Credits Course explores advanced skills in athletic injuries in the axial region. Advanced skills in dealing with unconscious athletics are discussed. Therapeutic modalities and their use in the training room is examined with an emphasis on electrical stimulation. Cryotherapy and hydrotherapy.
Prerequisite: HEDP 2450
HEDP 3660 Current Issues in Health...…………..3.00 Credits
This course is designed to assist students in defining current and contemporary health issues. Topics such as sexuality, nutrition, weight control, infectious and non-infectious conditions, cancer, cardiovascular disease, aging, and death and dying will be highlighted in this course.