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Course Objectives:

National Health Standards:

  1. Students will comprehend concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention.
  2. Students will analyze the influence of family, peers, culture, media, technology and other factors on health behaviors.
  3. Students will demonstrate the ability to access valid information and products and services to enhance health.
  4. Students will demonstrate the ability to use interpersonal communication skills to enhance health and avoid or reduce health risks.
  5. Students will demonstrate the ability to use decision-making skills to enhance health.
  6. Students will demonstrate the ability to use goal-setting skills to enhance health.
  7. Students will demonstrate the ability to practice health-enhancing behaviors and avoid or reduce risk.
  8. Students will demonstrate the ability to advocate for personal, family and community health.