CHTH - Community Health

CHTH 205. Drugs and Society. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) F,S

Su On Demand Individual and social implications of psychoactive drug use. Basic pharmaceutical concepts, legal issues, common pharmaceutical preparations, and over-the-counter products are studied.

2018 Summer Session10327801May Start-- -

CHTH 245. Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health in Aging. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

On-Line Only To understand the intersection between nutrition, physical activity and health in an aged population. Theories of aging, physiological processes, nutritional needs, chronic health conditions and components of physical activity will be explored.

2018 Summer Session11009801June-start: 4x4-- -

CHTH 317. Health Behavior Theories. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) F,S

PREREQUISITE: PSYX 100IS or SOCI 101IS. The study and application of theoretical models of exercise and health with emphasis on behavior change in the individual and group levels.

2018 Summer Session10948801July-start: 4x4-- -

CHTH 325. Leadership & Public Policies in Aging. 3 Credits. (3 Lec)

To understand leadership needs of agencies focused on assisting older adults. To develop leaderships skills needed to promote the health and wellbeing of older adults. To understand public policies associated with the politics of aging.

2018 Summer Session11008801May Start-- -

CHTH 405. Caregiving & Aging Families. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) S

This class will explore the demographic characteristics of aging individuals and families in America. Specific topics will include family relationships in caregiving, stress and burden, caring for those with complicated health care needs and end-of-life care.

2018 Summer Session11403801July-start: 4x4-- -

CHTH 435. Human Response To Stress. 3 Credits. (3 Lec) F,S,Su On Demand

PREREQUISITE: Junior standing. Analysis of human response to stress in relation to a variety of biopsychosocial factors; techniques for managing stress are also investigated.

2018 Summer Session10720801May Start-- -
2018 Summer Session10858802June-start: 4x4-- -

CHTH 494. Seminar. 1 Credit.

2018 Summer Session11413001Full Semester-- -

CHTH 495. Practical Experience in Aging. 3 Credits. (3 Ind) F,S,Su

PREREQUISITE: Completion of 12-credits of coursework in the online gerontology certificate program. This class will provide students the opportunity to gain practical experience in working with older adults as well as provide students the opportunity to develop as professionals in the field of aging.

2018 Summer Session11131801Non-standard term dates 14-MAY-18 21-AUG-18-- -