This minor is designed for individuals interested in health promotion and/or teaching health/wellness in allied health organizations, fitness/wellness programs, recreation programs, and schools. Upon completion of this minor, coupled with a major teaching endorsement, teacher education students will qualify for teacher certification in health in Idaho secondary schools.
This minor is designed for individuals who want to be certified to teach Health in grades K-12 or who seek careers in health-enhancing behaviors in schools, hospitals, insurance companies, college wellness programs, health clubs, fitness clubs, corporate worksite health promotion, health spas, physicians offices, physical therapy and public health services. Nursing, Education, Social Work and Psychology majors would be interested in this minor.
|HLTH-272||FITNESS AND WELLNESS||3.00|
|HLTH-245||DEATH AND DYING||1.00|
|HLTH-354||ADDICTION AND PERFORMANCE||2.00|
|Methods & Program Planning Course|
Teacher Education Emphasis: 1
|HLTH-215||ELEMENTARY HEALTH SCIENCE/METHODS 2||3.00|
|ED-449||TEACHING METHODS IN THE CONTENT AREA 3||3.00|
Health Professions Emphasis:
|HLTH-494||INTERNSHIP IN HEALTH||3.00|
|Select one of the following:||3.00|
|TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION|
Note: To qualify for a State of Idaho teaching endorsement in Health K-12, individuals must complete an approved teacher education program and obtain a passing score on the Praxis II exam #5551-Health Education.
Note: This course is required for a K-12 Health teaching endorsement
Note: Admission to Teacher Education program is required for these classes.