Wellness and Alternative Medicine Requirements

Required Courses

Credits

Semester

Core Courses

Students take all courses in the core with the exception of those grouped courses marked with an asterisk* below where students generally choose one course.

AHS-1010

Contemporary Health Issues

3

__________

AHS-4110

Psychophysiology of Stress

3

__________

ANT-4020

Multicultural Health, Illness, and Healing

3

__________

BIO-2011

Human Anatomy & Physiology I

4

__________

BIO-2012

Human Anatomy & Physiology II

4

__________

BIO-3180

Nutrition

3

__________

CHE-1031

General Chemistry I

4

__________

SOC-1040

Integrative Wellness & Health Professional Series

 

1

 

__________

SOC-3080

Wellness & Alternative Medicine

3

__________

SOC-3230

Alternative Medicine, Science, and Disease

3

__________

ANT/SOC/AHS

SOC-2810/4810

Internship

1

__________

SOC-4740

Senior Integrative Health care Seminar

1

__________

Behavioral Sciences* (Choose one of the following)

ANT-1010

Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

3

__________

PSY-1010

Introduction to Psychology

3

__________

SOC-1010

Introduction to Sociology

3

__________

Biological Sciences* (Choose either BIO-1210 [4 credits] or BIO-1211 and BIO-1212 [8 credits])

BIO-1210

Introduction to Biology OR

4

__________

BIO-1211

Introduction to Biology: Ecology and Evolution and

 

4

 

__________

BIO-1212

Introduction to Biology: Cells & Genetic Basis of Life

 

4

 

__________

Drugs, Herbs, and Pharmacology* (Choose one of the following)

SOC-2050

Drugs, Herbs, and Society

3

__________

AHS-3050

Introduction to Pharmacology

3

__________

Health Diversity, Global Health Policy, Spirituality, and Consciousness*
(Choose one of the following)

SOC-4030

Global Health, Diversity and Policy

3

__________

ANT-3020

Religion, Culture, and Alternate Realities

3

__________

Core Total

 

46-50

 

The WAM Electives (Take Any 12 Credits)

Note: Students may elect to design with their advisor their own course of study through co-enrolling in certifications or taking related courses that meet their WAM program goals. Also, students who require classes not shown below for post-graduate or certification requirements may request appropriate substitutions from their advisor.

AHS-2010

Mindfulness Meditation

3

__________

AHS-2130

Programs for Lifetime Health and Fitness

3

__________

AHS-3010

Therapeutic Massage

3

__________

AHS-3050

Introduction to Pharmacology
(If not taken as a core class)

3

__________

AHS-3230

Physiology of Exercise

4

__________

ANT-3020

Global Healing, Consciousness, and Religion

3

__________

 

(If not taken as a core class)

 

 

ANT-4010

Anthropology of Death

3

__________

BIO-3130

Cellular Biology: A Molecular Approach

4

__________

BIO-3280

Environmental Toxicology

4

__________

CHE-1032

General Chemistry II

4

__________

CHE-3111

Organic Chemistry I

4

__________

CHE-3112

Organic Chemistry II

4

__________

DAN-1030

Body Awareness

3

__________

DAN-3032

Body Awareness II (EDP)

3

__________

ENV-4010

Global Environmental Issue

3

__________

INT-3130

Compassion and You: An Intro. to Mahayana Buddhism

 

3

 

__________

OER-1060

Ropes Course

1

__________

OER-2060

Wilderness First Responder

4

__________

PHY-1041

Physics I

4

__________

POS-3050

Environmental Ethics and Politics

3

__________

PSY-2070

Developmental Psychology

3

__________

PSY-3330

Psychology of Addictions

3

__________

PSY- 4010

Biological Psychology

3

__________

SOC-3020

Environment and Society

3

__________

SOC-3060

Sexuality and Intimacy

3

__________

SOC-4010

Family Violence

3

__________

SOC-4030

Global Health, Diversity, and Policy

3

__________

 

(If not taken as a core class)

 

 

Total

 

58-62