A minor in Health Promotion will assist students who have a career related to the health care field as well as promote personal life long health behaviors. Students will learn about risk factors, prevention strategies, disease facts, and behavior modification.
- Students will understand the basic anatomy and physiology of body systems and how they relate to disease.
- Students will be able to describe terminology, signs/symptoms, and treatment options for major diseases and conditions.
- Students will analyze risk factors for major diseases and determine behavior modifications to reduce risks.
- Students will develop a prevention program to assist a designated population with health behavior.