The course will explore various topics that directly impact the profession of health education and health promotion as it applies to public health. The historical origins of health education & public health, selected learning theories, emerging issues and trends in the field and professional responsibilities of public health educators in various practice settings will be examined. For students who are undecided in their major, but are considering one of the health professions, the course content will clarify whether majoring in health education and promotion is the right career choice.
Chopak-Foss, Joanne, "PUBH 2130 - Foundations of Health Education & Promotion" (2015). Public Health Syllabi. 20.