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Health Studies
A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5299

Total Credits: 64-66

First Semester Credits
AHS 131 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I (1)
3
HED 200 Concepts of Healthful Living and Stress Management 3
MAT Elective (2)
3-4
SOC 201 Introduction to Sociology 3
Total Semester Credits 16-17
   
Second Semester Credits
AHS 132 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
ENG 102 Composition  II or
ENG 109 The Art of Analysis / Honors English II
3
Health Elective (3) 3
Human Service Elective 3
PED Activities
1
PSY 203 General Psychology I 3
Total Semester Credits 17
   
Third Semester Credits
Health Elective (3) 3
Humanities Elective (4) 3
Mathematics Elective 3-4
PSY 215 Abnormal Psychology or
PSY 241 Social Psychology
3
SOC 225 Sociology of Health Care 3
Total Semester Credits 15-16
   
Fourth Semester Credits
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications 3
Electives (5) 3
Electives (6) 3
Health Elective (3) 3
HED 293 Community Health 3
PED Activities 1
Total Semester Credits 16

1. Depending on placement.

2. SUNY GER Mathematics.

3. Recommended Electives:
    - HED 205 Consumer Health Care and Protection
    - HED 231 Death Education: A Health Prospective
    - HED 251 Human Sexuality
    - HED 271 Alcoholism, Addictions and Abusive
                   Behaviors
    - PED 292 Safety and First Aid.

4. SUNY GER Humanities.

5. SUNY GER The Arts.

6. SUNY GER Other World Civilizations.