Cohort - Iowa Secondary School Health Education Teaching Endorsement

Tentative course schedule

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Summer 2014

HPE 4186/5186 Studies in Secondary School Health Education Methods -- 2 unit(s)

Examination of role of the teacher in planning, delivering and evaluating health education; introduction of instructional methods and materials and their use demonstrated and practiced.

Required Category: Methods of Teaching Health
On the UNI campus June 16–19, 7:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.; plus coursework to be submitted by July 7.
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NUTR 1030 Basic Nutrition -- 3 unit(s)

Study of nutrition in relation to growth development and maintenance of the body.

Required Category: Human Nutrition
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Fall 2014

NUTR 1030 Basic Nutrition -- 3 unit(s)

Study of nutrition in relation to growth development and maintenance of the body.

Required Category: Human Nutrition
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Available entirely online through Guided Independent Study

Required Category: Family Life Education
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Sexuality Education for School Health Educators -- 3 units

Required Category: Mental/Emotional Health
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Mental and Emotional Health for School Health Educators -- 3 units

Required Category: Personal Wellness
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Consumer Health for Educators -- 2 units*

Required Category: Public or Community Health
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Community and Public Health for the Educator -- 3 units

Required Category: Substance Abuse
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Substance Abuse Prevention for School Educators -- 3 units

Elective courses: Depending on prior coursework, these courses may apply to state requirements.
FAM SERV 1020 Family Relationships -- 3 units
HPE 2160 Medical Terminology -- 2 units
HPE 4186/HPE 5186 Studies in Consumer Health for Educators -- 2 units*
SW 4171/5171 Addictions Treatment -- 3 units

* Credit for "Studies in Consumer Health for Educators" may apply toward the Personal Wellness required category OR as an elective. Students who have taken HPELS 1010 Personal Wellness or equivalent have met this requirement.

Services and support

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