Department of Defense Education Activity

HLM104: Health Ed 7 (2022)

The Health Education 7 (year-long) course is designed to help seventh grade students obtain, process and use basic information and skills related to the health issues of adolescents and examine varied health-related careers. Developmentally appropriate concepts of personal and community health; safety and injury prevention; nutrition and physical activity, mental health; alcohol, tobacco and other drug use; and family life and human sexuality are taught in this course. Students apply health education concepts and health literacy skills, e.g., practicing interpersonal communications that promote health; analyzing positive and negative, internal and external influences on health decisions; and demonstrating self-care practices in managing personal daily activities related. Students conceptualize health knowledge related to issues of adolescents and apply health literacy skills in making appropriate, healthful decisions.