HEALTH (0.5 Credit Available)

Unit Code Unit Name Unit Description Credit(s) Fulfills
BHEALTH11 Unit 1: Mental & Emotional Health This course discusses topics that deal with what is involved in obtaining a “healthy self.” These topics include self-esteem, personal values, decision-making skills, goal setting, stress management, suicide prevention, and mental illness. 0.125 or 1/8th Health
BHEALTH02 Unit 2: Nutrition, Exercise & Non-Communicable Diseases In this course you will learn about exercise and nutrition. There are several topics that will help each student better understand how to properly take care of themselves. These topics include the components and benefits of proper nutrition, the benefits of physical activity and weight management. 0.125 or 1/8th Health
BHEALTH03 Unit 3: Substance Abuse & Injury Prevention In this course you will learn about substance abuse, injury prevention, and communicable and noncommunicable diseases. 0.125 or 1/8th Health
BHEALTH04 Unit 4: Disease Prevention/HIV & STD’s In this course you will learn about healthy and unhealthy relationships, internet safety, reproductive anatomy and health, human reproduction, contraception, STDs, and STIs. Parent consent is needed to take this section of the course. This packet requires parental/guardian consent. There are alternative assignments that can be done if no consent is given. 0.125 or 1/8th Health