31.302 Applied Technology in Health Promotion

Applied Technology in Health Promotion

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4480
Status Active

This course discusses the uses of information and media technology in health promotion such as mobile devices, GIS (global information systems) for health mapping, social media, and other emerging technologies. Students will explore the ethical considerations pertinent to the use of such technologies in health promotion. The course discusses the concepts of health literacy and the implications of electronic information related to health literacy. Juniors only.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Reqs: 31.301, 31.303; Co-Reqs: 31.304 ,31.403, and Community or Environmental or Public Health (BS).