HPE-260: Nutrition, Health, and Physical Education for the Classroom Teacher

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Summer 2014
WebAdvisor Title
Nutr, Hlth & Phys Edu Clrm Tch
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Provides training for the elementary classroom teacher to teach health, nutrition, safety, and physical education. Offers teaching strategies, projects, movement exercises, and games designed to engage the elementary student. Course emphasis is on providing learning experiences for children’s development of positive lifestyle behaviors. Fulfills the objectives for the Michigan Model for Health.

Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Equivalent of the CDA credential that is given at the completion of this course.

Office Contact
School of Health & Human Services: 313-845-9877, hhsinfo@hfcc.edu, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132