Health Education and Promotion Minor

Requirements

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. Click here to watch a trailer for this course. 
  • B HLTH 436: Introduction to Management & Leadership for Health Professionals (5 credits) – HPL&E. Click here to watch a trailer for this course.
  • B HLTH 437: Program Planning and Strategies for Health Promotion (5 credits) – H&S. Click here to watch a trailer for this course.
  • B HLTH 438: Program Evaluation for Health Education & Promotion (5 credits) – CHI&P. Click here to watch a trailer for this course.
  • B HLTH 439: Health Policy and Advocacy (5 credits) – HPL&E. Click here to watch a trailer for this course.
  • Upper Division B HLTH elective (5 credits)

To view video trailers for our specialized Health Education minor courses, visit Padlet.

Class Schedule

The minor courses are offered at least twice in an academic year.  Please check in with the Health Studies Academic advisor if you have questions regarding schedule (wrightkr@uw.edu).

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 contact the School of Nursing and Health Studies Office by phone (425-352-5376), email (uwbnhs@uw.edu), or in person in UW1-211.

Declare the Health Education and Promotion Minor:

To declare the Health Education and Promotion minor, please contact your primary major academic advisor by email or in person.