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Course Name:The Science of Health
Provided Through:University of Nebraska High School
Entity:University of Nebraska High School
Description:In this course, students are introduced to medically accepted means of promoting physical and mental well-being. This course teaches skills for living a healthy lifestyle, including how health behaviors can impact health status and the interrelationships of emotional, intellectual, physical, and social health. Strategies for managing stress and the benefits of lifelong physical fitness are covered as well as the effects of alcohol and drugs on the human body, preventing injury, mental disorders, CPR, food and nutrition, reproduction, heredity, infectious disease, chronic diseases, disabilities, and disease prevention. Students will learn how their body systems are impacted by all these factors, including the digestion, excretory, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems, and how to keep these systems healthy. NOTE: This course can be used for either science or health and physical fitness credit.  Students may receive credit toward graduation for Health and Wellness or The Science of Health, but not both.
Subjects:Science, Health Science
Grade Levels:9 - 12
Comments:Need enrollment instructions? Visit: http://highschool.nebraska.edu or call Toll Free: 866-700-4747

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Course Section Offerings
Section Offerings
1668 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/2/2013 to 6/30/2014  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
2118 Offered: Asynchronously from 9/1/2012 to 8/1/2013  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
2786 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2014 to 6/30/2015  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
3435 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2015 to 6/30/2016  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
4015 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2016 to 6/30/2017  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
4643 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2019 to 6/30/2020  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
5227 Offered: Asynchronously from 7/1/2018 to 6/30/2019  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
6980 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2021 to 7/31/2022  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
7478 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2020 to 7/31/2021  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated
7861 Offered: Asynchronously from 8/1/2022 to 7/31/2023  Teacher, Nebraska Certificated