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AHS 100s

AHS 100 LEC 0.50Course ID: 015106
Foundations of a Healthy Lifestyle
This course will introduce the student to the basics of health, wellness and disease, with an emphasis on assessing and evaluating the student's own lifestyle and health risk, and committing to a plan to begin or maintain a healthy lifestyle across the life course.
Prereq: Not open to Applied Health Sciences students

AHS 107 LEC,TUT 0.50Course ID: 015105
Sociology of Activity, Health, and Well-being
This course will focus on the social and cultural factors that influence leisure, activity, health and well-being in different settings and among different populations. Sociological literature will be used to examine activity, health, and well-being in the lives of individuals, groups, and society.
Prereq: AHS Year 1 students

AHS 150 LEC 0.50Course ID: 013580
Foundations of Human Anatomy and Physiology
This course covers the anatomy and physiology of the human body systems, with an emphasis on the relationship between a body organ's structure and its function. Topics include organization of the human body, basic chemistry, the cell, tissues, bones and muscles, the nervous system, the blood, cardiovascular system and the urinary system. It is designed for students who have little formal knowledge of the human body but who wish to learn about the human body, or train for a career in Therapeutic Recreation or other social and community services.
Prereq: Not open to Health Studies, Kinesiology or Science students
Only offered Online