Feb 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

HEA 115 - Health Implications of Violence

3 credit hours - Three hours weekly; one term.
Formerly Personal Safety Issues

This course meets the Wellness Requirement.

Examine theories and concepts of violence and abuse and the effects on the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive development of the individual. Describe and evaluate the historical overview of legal and ethical issues regarding violence and abuse and the impact on the individual and society. Explore topics including awareness and prevention of violence around the world, neglect, gun control, exploitation, stalking, and personal safety issues.