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(HHS 361) Health Promotion Management

A course preparing students to manage health promotion programs. This course applies health and fitness knowledge with business management principles. Future careers that can benefit from this course may include wellness managers, HR/benefits directors, agents, brokers and consultants, and insurance/healthcare industry professionals.

Credit Hours 3.0 Lecture
Prerequisites None
Offered Fall, Winter
Programs Health and Human Science (BS), Health and Human Science Education (BS), Health and Human Performance Minor

Course Outcomes

Upon completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Construct a strategic health promotion program.
  2. Understand how to build a successful and sustainable health program from scratch.
  3. Understand how to use program incentives to maximize participation.
  4. Describe the use of health risk assessment.
  5. Understand how health and wellness programs can make a difference in prevention and treatment of lifestyle related disease.