2023 - 2024 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

HPE2042A/HPE2042B Honors Health Education

0.5 credit per semester

Students explore health information in the following content areas: mental and emotional health; alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs (substance abuse prevention); personal and consumer health; family life and human sexuality; safety and injury prevention (safety and violence prevention); nutrition and fitness (healthy eating); and disease prevention and control. Students develop lifelong health skills such as analyzing influences; accessing information, interpersonal communication skills, decision making, goal setting, self-management; and advocacy for personal, consumer, and family health throughout the course.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit

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