Home » 2011/2012 GE Model » EDUC2062 / FEDG211 – Wonders in Life Science and Health: Personal Health & Sustainability
Suggested Year of Study:2 to 4theme-2
Duration:1 Semester
Credit units:3
Offering unit:FED

Pre-requisites

None

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to understand the principles and concepts of health and hygiene, to examine the human behavior factors that affect their engagement in daily life and to learn the sustainable methods and practice on health. Topics such as stress and health, physical activity and health, nutrition and health, weight management, drugs abuse, knowledge about HIV and AIDS, emergency and first aid, social well-being and mental health will be examined.

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Understand sustainability and health;
  2. Increase the awareness and favorably influences of the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health;
  3. Develop the ability to set up healthy lifestyles by behavior changes;
  4. Learn life skills applied in emergency.