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Community Health Promotion Foundations: Basics of Health Promotion Practice


Course Description

This foundation course is an introduction to the basics of theory and practice in health promotion. Topics include: empowerment and community, health promotion strategies at the individual, group, organization, community and policy levels, individual, team and community strengths, and workplace behaviours and skills related to Community Health Promotions practice. Within the context of the Social Determinants of Health and their home community, students will develop culturally appropriate health education/health promotion materials to address a selected health issue.

Course Number



HEED1010; or as co-requisite HEED1010