Biology Professor teaching class

Course Descriptions

Course Descriptions for: HLT
Health Services
HLT 100 - First Aid/CPR
Focuses on the principles and techniques of safety, first aid, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Lecture 2 hours per week.
HLT 110 - Concepts of Per & Commun Hlth
Studies the concepts related to the maintenance of health, safety, and the prevention of illness at the personal and community level. Lecture 3 hours per week
HLT 115 - Intro to Per & Community Hlth
Introduces and focuses on the principles of personal and community health. Lecture 1 hour per week.
HLT 116 - Intro to Personal Wellness
Introduces students to the dimensions of wellness including the physical, emotional, environmental, spiritual, occupational, and social components. Lecture 2 hours per week.
HLT 121 - Intro to Drug Use and Abuse
Explores the use and abuse of drugs in contemporary society with emphasis upon sociological, physiological, and psychological effects of drugs. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HLT 141 - Intro to Medical Terminology
Focuses on medical terminology for students preparing for careers in the health professions. Lecture 2 hours per week.
HLT 143 - Medical Terminology I
Provides an understanding of medical abbreviations and terms. Includes the study of prefixes, suffixes, word stems, and technical terms with emphasis on proper spelling, pronunciation, and usage. Emphasizes more complex skills and techniques in understanding medical terminology. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HLT 230 - Prin of Nutr & Human Develop
Teaches the relationship between nutrition and human development. Emphasizes nutrients, balanced diet, weight control, and the nutritional needs of an individual. Lecture 3 hours per week.