2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

HED 498 - Capstone Experience and Seminar: Health Education and Health Promotion

3 credits

Prerequisite(s): Prerequisite(s): Senior standing; completion of all program requirements except HED 404 and HED 405 which may be taken concurrently; a grade point of 2.0 overall or higher; a 2.0 or higher in the major.
This capstone experience focuses on synthesizing the knowledge base gained during coursework with the experiences of an applied project. Students work with faculty and a preceptor in a community agency to experience the health educator role. Students integrate prior learning and develop, implement, and evaluate an evidence-based project to help improve the health of a priority population. Topics related to planning for the student's future career, professional development, and wellbeing are also addressed.