Health and Wellness 1

Course Title: Health and Wellness 1

Course ID: 521053

Grade Level: 9

UC/CSU a-g: none

Prerequisites: None

Health and Wellness is a one-term (18 week) course that is required for graduation. Students will learn the necessary skills of effective decision making and understand the potential short-term and long-term health consequences of these choices. Students will engage in various activities while exploring such topics as mental illness, stress management, suicide, the effects of alcohol and other drugs of abuse, sexuality, infectious diseases, nutrition, first aid and accident prevention.