Curriculum

Bachelor of Science in Health Education

Suggested Curriculum

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Entry Level

In addition to the following, students will take one clinical experience during the second semester of their first year. Please note: One of the following courses can be taken as a health elective: Sc 205 Addiction: Insights and Issues Sc 141 Environmental Science Py 421 Psychology of Health (requires a prerequisite of Py 111) Also, one Ed 499 Special Topics course will cover Community Health, as required by the State of Maine.

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
MS 141
Contemporary College Algebra
4 CR.HR.
SC 104
Organismal Biology
3 CR.HR.
SY 201
Principles of Sociology
3 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 201
Phil Foundations of Education
3 CR.HR.
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
MS 115
Quantitative Literacy
3 CR.HR.
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
SC 120
Functional Anatomy and Physiology
3 CR.HR.
SL 120
Functional Anatomy and Physiology Lab
1 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 213
Curriculum and Evaluation in Health and Physical Education
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX IL
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE
PH 110
Introduction to Ethics
3 CR.HR.
PY 141
Human Growth and Development
3 CR.HR.
SC 101
Introduction to Nutrition
3 CR.HR.

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 222
Personal Health & Fitness
3 CR.HR.
ED 310
Educational Practicum I
1 CR.HR.
ED 389
Educational Psychology
3 CR.HR.
ED 499
Topic/
1-3 variable CR.HR.
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
SC 410
Motor Learning in Human Performance
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 320
Education Practicum II
1 CR.HR.
ED 330
Substance Abuse and Prevention
3 CR.HR.
ED 350
Teaching Elementary and Secondary Health Education
3 CR.HR.
SC 330
Exercise Physiology
3 CR.HR.
ELC FA XXX
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS
ELC HY XXX
ELECTIVE - HISTORY

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 321
Educating Exceptional Students
3 CR.HR.
ED 410
Assessment in Health and Physical Education
3 CR.HR.
ED 430
Educational Practicum III
1 CR.HR.
ED 441
Community Health
3 CR.HR.
SC 360
Biomechanics & Kinesiology in Human Performance
3 CR.HR.
ELC HE XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH EDUCATION

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 307
Technology in Education
3 CR.HR.
ED 440
Disease Prevention & Health Promotion
3 CR.HR.
ED 444
Individual Sports & Lifetime Activities
3 CR.HR.
ED 445
Comprehensive School Health
3 CR.HR.
SC 292
Epidemiology
3 CR.HR.

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 450
Student Teaching/Seminar in Teaching
15 CR.HR.