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In health education, students develop their understanding of the factors that influence the health of individuals, groups, and society: lifestyle, economic, social, cultural, political, and environmental factors.
Students develop competencies for mental wellness, reproductive health and positive sexuality, and safety management, and they develop understandings of nutritional needs.
Students build resilience through:
They learn to demonstrate empathy, and they develop skills that enhance relationships.
Students use these skills and understandings to take critical action to promote personal, interpersonal, and societal well-being.
Last updated December 1, 2011