Rhode Island College

2016-2017 Catalog


Health Education M.Ed.

Admission Requirements

Completion of all Feinstein School of Education and Human Development admission requirements.

Course Requirements

Foundations Component

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ELED 510Research Methods, Analysis, and Applications

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
FNED 502Social Issues in Education

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Related Disciplines Component

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
SPED 531Universal Design for Educating All Students

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.

SPED 531: Not required if its equivalent has been taken at the undergraduate or graduate level.

Professional Education Component

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
HPE 500Introduction to Health Education and Health Promotion

3

Fall.
HPE 501Curriculum Design in Health Education

3

Fall.
HPE 505Principles of Program Development in Health Education

3

Spring.
HPE 507Epidemiology and Biostatistics

3

Spring.
HPE 562Seminar in Health Education

3

Spring.

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
HPE 404Organization and Administration of School Health Education Programs

3

Spring.
HPE 406Program Development in Health Promotion

3

Spring or as needed.
HPE 410Stress Management

3

Fall, Spring.
HPE 431Drug Education

3

Fall, Spring.
HPE 508Psycho-Social Aspects of Human Movement

3

As needed.
HPE 509Teaching Sports through a Tactical Perspective

3

As needed.
HPE 522Current Issues in Physical Education

3

As needed.
HPE 523Adventure Education

3

As needed.
HPE 530Family Life and Sexuality Education

3

Spring.
HPE 531Methods and Procedures for School Nurse Teachers

3

Spring.
HPE 550Topics in Health/Health Education

3

As needed.
HPE 563Professional Ethics and Social Health Issues

3

Spring.
HPE 580Workshops in Health/Health Education

3

As needed.
HPE 590Directed Study in Health Education

3

As needed.
HPE 591Directed Reading in Health Education

3

As needed.

Note: HPE 508, HPE 509, HPE 531, HPE 522HPE 523 and HPE 531: With consent of advisor.

Electives

Courses should be health-related or health education courses. Some students may have to take an additional foundations of education course as one of these electives. Credits: 3-6

Comprehensive Assessment

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
CAComprehensive Assessment

0

Total Credit Hours:33-36