May 19, 2022  
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
Mercy College 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HLSC 395 - Health Promotion and Program Intervention


Credit(s): 3
Prerequisite(s): HLSC 200 
This course provides students with a deeper understanding of health promotion and disease prevention through program planning principles and theories. Students will be actively engaged with public health marketing, communication strategies and, health education and health promotion through hands-on group projects and activities at Mercy College and the surrounding community. Needs assessments of students’ identified priority population, as well as assessments of the social, physical and political environment will help to inform their action plan interventions through real-world application. Students will learn about the significance of program planning models for health promotion programs and the theoretical underpinnings that guide them.



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