Catalog Year : 2021-22


Physical Education

Physical Education


PHED 4501 E01 - Contemporary Health Issues
Credits: 3.00
This course focuses on the incidence, prevalence, distribution, and preventative measures of disease acquisition and other factors relating to health. Topics include but are not limited to the following: health-related fitness; obesity; nutrition and dieting; chronic and communicable diseases (e.g., diabetes, cardiovascular disease, stroke, cancer, respiratory disease, HIV/AIDS, stress and depressions, arthritis, osteoporosis, etc.); and how the environment influences human health and disease (air, water and soil, and also all the physical, chemical, biological and social features of our surroundings).

Lecture: 3.00 Lab: .00
College: College of Education
Department: Spt Mgt, Wellness & Phys Educ
Campus Distance Learning Technology
Start Date JAN 09, 2021 End Date MAY 11, 2021
Days Taught TBA Time of Day TBA Location TBA TBA
Instructor(s):Peter  Stoepker Open Seats:0 of 40 as of 01/23/2022 03:28:05
Pre-requisites: Community Health & Wellness CMWL or Teacher Education Admission TE
Additional Information: Instructional Method: 100% Online (E)
    Course taught 100% online using CourseDen and no face-to-face meetings. Students must have Internet access. Students should check CourseDen on the first day of class for assignments. If you have trouble logging into CourseDen or cannot see your section, please contact UWG Online at 678-839-6248, or visit their website at uwgonline.westga.edu.
For info on services and costs see the online student guide.