643 Providing CHES-Learning Opportunities in Your Curriculum

Saturday, March 17, 2012: 7:30 AM-8:30 AM
Convention Center: Room 202
AAHE/Plan Strategies/Interventions/Programs
Presider: Kathryn T. Newton, Weber State University, Ogden, UT
Speakers: Janice Clark1; Gina Hansen1; and Brenda S. Goodwin2, (1)Truman State University, Kirksville, MO, (2)Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
Do your health courses provide hands-on learning experiences to strengthen your majorsí CHES competencies? Does the community view your majors as health resources? This session will present practical campus and community-based assignments designed to build studentsí resumes and allow application of health knowledge. Examples of project assignments will be available from Consumer Health, Nutrition, Drug Education, Environmental Health, and Program Planning courses. Learn how to improve your curriculum, emphasize problem-based learning, and enhance student development.