This course will explore the current understandings and work in health literacy research, advocacy, and outreach efforts across the various health education and related fields. It will include readings, discussions, and competencies in evaluating health information for quality and credibility; locating health information and determining quality resources; identifying and assessing population health literacy; and understanding the networks of agencies working in health settings to address literacy in the health field.
Prerequisite: UWX PS101 General Psychology or equivalent
Semesters Offered: Spring 2023
Degree Level: Bachelor's