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Health Science

INHLSC175 Essentials of Nutrition Science

An introduction to basic nutrition science concepts including nutrition guidelines, micro and macronutrients, anatomy and physiology of digestion and absorption of nutrients, energy balance, and health and wellness. The course will integrate course content, technology and quantitative reasoning using hands-on investigative activities to interpret and evaluate nutritional needs. Fall, Spring.

ISHLSC285 Health in Society

An introduction to the social determinants that impact health, such as socioeconomic status, education, culture, and health policy. Topics of social justice and ethics will be explored. Prerequisite: ITW 101. Fall, Spring.

IIHLSC350 Women and Health: Witches, Harlots, and Healers

A survey of women's health from the biological, social, economic, and political perspectives, drawing from the interdisciplinary field of health science. Prerequisite: 24 credits in ISP, including ITW 101 and IQL 101.

IIHLSC445 Human Sexuality

An interdisciplinary examination of human sexual development and behavior, including reproduction, sexual anatomy, psychosexual development, sexual socialization, values, and various forms of sexual expression. This course will explore human sexuality from biological, cultural, legal, and political perspectives. Prerequisite: 24 credits in ISP, including ITW 101 and IQL 101. Fall, Spring.