Prerequisite for Declaring the Minor

BHS 201 – Introduction to Public Health (5 credits)

Minor Requirements

Students are required to complete a total of 35 credits of coursework:

  • BHS 300: Principles of Health Research OR approved introductory research course (5 credits) – for help registering, please contact the Health Studies advisors
  • B HLTH 435: Foundations & Principles of Health Education & Communication (5 credits) – CHI&P
  • B HLTH 436: Introduction to Management & Leadership for Health Professionals (5 credits) – HPL&E
  • B HLTH 437: Program Planning and Strategies for Health Promotion (5 credits) – H&S
  • B HLTH 438: Program Evaluation for Health Education & Promotion (5 credits) – CHI&P
  • B HLTH 439: Health Policy and Advocacy (5 credits) – HPL&E
  • Upper Division B HLTH elective (5 credits)

Class Offerings by Quarter

Class Offerings
Course Fall Winter Spring Summer
BHS 201 Introduction to Public Health X X X  
BHS 300 Principles of Health Research OR approved introductory research course  X X X  

B HLTH 435 Principles of Health Education & Communication

Prerequisite:  BHS 201
X   X  

BHLTH 436 Introduction to Management and Leadership for the Health Professions

Prerequisite: BHS 201
X   X  

B HLTH 437 Program Planning & Strategies for Health Promotion

Prerequisite: BHS 201
  X   X

B HLTH 438  Evaluating Health Programs

Prerequisites: 201; 437
X   X  

B HLTH 439 Health Policy and Advocacy

Prerequisite: BHS 201 
  X   X
Upper Division B HLTH Elective (300-400 level) X X X X

Declaring the Minor

Interested students should review the minor requirements and declare the minor as early as possible with their major advisor. It is not necessary to meet with a Health Studies advisor to declare the Health Education and Promotion minor. However, if you have questions please call the School of Nursing and Health Studies office at (425) 352-5376 to make an advising appointment or email SNHS at uwbnhs@uw.edu

Declare Health Education and Promotion Form

To declare the Health Education and Promotion minor, print form and submit it to your department advisor.