Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PED                                     Course Number: 110                                    
Course Title: Personal & Public Health: Social Contexts, Private Choices
Subject: Health
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course examines individual health in the context of social, political, and cultural behaviors and beliefs. Focusing primarily on ?preventable? diseases, the course draws on a variety of public-health theories to analyze disparities in disease and longevity among diverse populations while also encouraging students to understand their own health-related choices in both personal and socio-cultural terms

General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Physical Education

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

Start Date:    04/30/2013                         End Date: