Apr 22, 2024  
2012-2013 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
    
2012-2013 Springfield College Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HLTH 610 - Issues in Public Health and Physical Activity


Contemporary health issues are examined using an epidemiological perspective.  Recommendations forming the core of public health initiatives in health and physical 
activity are analyzed regarding their rationale, structure, and function in promoting health and preventing disease.  Current national goals and objectives for health and physical activity are covered. Issues in the interpretation of literature, public health recommendations, and principles and strategies for health behaviors are discussed.  Strategies to pursue careers in the promotion of health and physical activity are examined.

Credits: 3