College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

HEAL 230: Introduction to Health Behavior

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General Information

Credit hours: 3

Description:

Introduces health behavior in context of health psychology. Explores various theoretical models to understand health, illness and sick-role behaviors. Studies health and disease from a biopsychosocial perspective. Examines means of preventing and treating health problems. Offered by Recreation, Health & Tourism. Limited to three attempts.
Mason Core: Social/Behavioral Sciences, Encore:Well-Being
Schedule Type: Lecture
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

Semesters taught: Fall, Spring and Summer

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