NYU Steinhardt

Principles of Health Promotion and Education

  • Course Number: PUHE-UE 1321
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Introduction to the theories of health behavior that guide many public health interventions. Compares & contrasts the assumptions of different theories in shaping health behavior, & examines the ways in which such theories are currently employed in public health interventions. Students will undertake a semester long project applying the skills gained in class to a public health problem they identify on the college campus.
  • Old Course Number: E33.1321