5 Credits – Semester Course
University of California/California State University a-g requirement:
Course Description: This course has been designed using the Health Framework for California Public Schools and Common Core State Standards. It provides a comprehensive, sequentially planned program to positively influence the knowledge, skills, attitude and behaviors of individuals related to health. This in-depth education program includes relevant health information that would lead students to make informed decisions leading to a healthy lifestyle now and in the future. Some of the subjects covered in this course include brain development, sleep deprivation, decision-making, conflict resolution, stress management, internet safety, suicide awareness and prevention, nutrition, infectious diseases, human sexuality, and substance use and abuse.