Catalog • 2012-2013

Health Courses

HLT 100 Biology and Healthy Aging - 3 credits

This course focuses on the physical changes of aging and the relationship of health promoting behaviors to positive aging processes. The course provides an overview of the impact of the normal aging process on the human body and health conditions associated with aging. Health concepts and lifestyle changes that impact the aging process are explored. Wellness and health promotion strategies for the elderly are reviewed as keys to healthy aging.