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Health Education Courses

HEALTH EDUCATION G100 - 3 Units
Personal Health

(Formerly known as: Health Education)
This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge to lead a healthy life. Areas covered include wellness, emotional health, stress management, aging, physical well-being, nutrition and weight control, drugs, reproduction and parenting, prevention of diseases and consumer health. Lecture. Optional pass/no pass grade. Transferable to CSU; UC.

HEALTH EDUCATION G107 - 3 Units
Drugs, Health, and Society

(Same as: Criminal Justice G107)
This course will explore the different categories of drugs, such as over-the-counter, prescription, and illegal “recreational drugs”. Drugs and their relationships to a person’s health and wellbeing will be discussed. The motivation to use drugs, abuse and addiction, family concerns, identification of drugs, enforcement, and addiction intervention methods will also be reviewed. Lecture. Optional pass/no pass grade. Transferable to CSU; UC.

HEALTH EDUCATION G111 - 1 Unit
Basic Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation

(Formerly known as: Health Education G120)
A basic course in mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. Completion of this course leads to certification in basic cardio-pulmonary resuscitation through the American Red Cross. Lecture. Optional pass/no pass grade. Transferable to CSU.

HEALTH EDUCATION G135 - 3 Units
Nutrition and Health

(Formerly known as: Nutrition)
This course provides an integrated overview of the physiological, psychological and sociological concepts of nutrition and health. Topics will cover many different aspects and views of nutrition and how it affects health throughout the life cycle. Lecture. Letter grade only. Transferable to CSU; UC.