Health Education

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Health Education

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Health Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    2
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    0
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description: 

    Practical approach to health behavior and obtain an understanding of risk factors as they relate to disease; develop a practical approach to health behavior and obtain an understanding of risk factors as they relate to disease.

    Course Goals:

    Developing understanding of and a positive attitude toward the following: personal, family and community health needs; epidemiology of diseases; nutritional behavior; communicable diseases; sexual behavior; sexually transmitted diseases; mental health; drug usage. 2.

    Objectives of development/revision:

    To revise course in order to be up-to-date and relevant to the current situation.

    Expected outcome on students’ skill and knowledge:

    Developing understanding of and a positive attitude toward the following: personal, family and community health needs; epidemiology of diseases; nutritional behavior; communicable diseases; sexual behavior; sexually transmitted diseases; mental health; drug usage.

    Teaching Methods:

    Lecture, group discussion, and individual and small-group exercises

    Evaluation Methods:

    Attendance and participation, individual and small-group exercises, midterm exam, final exam

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations