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HLTH 110 Health and Wellness in Contemporary Society

Effective date: September 2017

In this course, learners are introduced to a holistic perspective of health and wellness that incorporates physical, social, intellectual, environmental, and spiritual dimensions. Well-being is explored within the context of the social determinants of health. Learners will use course knowledge to develop a health and wellness plan that will enhance their quality of life.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Health
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

HLTH 111 Indigenous Peoples' Health

Effective date: January 2017

Students will explore indigenous peoples’ health experiences: past, present, and future. Using a strength-based and holistic perspective, students will learn about the current realities of Indigenous peoples’ health experiences, and will be introduced to traditional healing practices. Students will be able to use this knowledge to further their own understanding of Indigenous peoples’ health, and can apply this experience to work with children, families and in community.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Health
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

HLTH 112 Holistic Health and Healing

Effective date: September 2017

This course introduces students to the history, principles, and approaches of holistic health practices. Concepts and research related to holistic health and healing, along with specific modalities of complementary, traditional, and alternative health practices will be explored. Students will apply a holistic lens to health that can be used as a foundation for self-care and personal well-being.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Health
Tuition
$277.20 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

HLTH 113 Creativity and Health

Effective Date: January 2017

In this introductory course, the connection between physical, emotional and social health and creativity are explored. Students will explore academic research which provides the foundation to examine how music, visual arts, movement based creative expression and expressive writing strengthen therapeutic insights and skills.

This course will be of interest to those who have a desire to learn about the creative process and the ways in which those processes can be used to shift from detached concern to empathetic engagement. Students will learn how to open the space for patients or clients to enhance their personal and professional health and wellness.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Health
Tuition
$388.80 plus additional fees. Effective until August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

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