Minor in Health Studies - Injury Prevention and Safety Education HPRO 3351   Injury Prevention and Safety Education
CREDIT HOURS: 3
Students are introduced to the concept of safety, the causes and effects of injuries, and strategies for reducing same through safety education, engineering and legislation. Specific study of injuries, their causes, and preventive measures and programs is preceded by a review of definitions of health, health promotion/education models and policies. The latter part of the course focuses on community orientations to injury prevention.
FORMAT:
  • Lecture
  • Discussion

FORMAT COMMENTS: discussion 3 hours
COREQUISITES: IPHE 4900
RESTRICTIONS: Restricted to School of Health and Human Performance students; others by permission of instructor, with priority to Health Professions students