This course does not count for PE credit. Health is designed to prepare students for a healthy, independent lifestyle, based on a wellness program of physical and mental health. They will develop an understanding of topics that include family, relationships, marriage and parenthood, life cycle, skin, skeletal, muscular, reproductive and excretory systems, endocrine, respiratory, nervous, cardiovascular, lymphatic systems, the effect of drugs on the health system, consumer rights, environmental factors, mental health, nutrition, and social issues. Parenting and Paternity Awareness (PAPA) is included. Instruction and content are delivered primarily over the Internet. Students may have opportunities to meet with their instructor for personalized instruction. Students do not have to be physically present on campus to take an online course.
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