HLTH 511

HLTH 511: Biomedical and Psychosocial Perspectives on Drugs
3.0 SH


Biomedical and Psychosocial Perspectives on Drugs. Examines the complex biomedical and psychosocial dimensions of contemporary drug use, emphasizing consideration of a broad spectrum of physiological responses to and health consequences of involvement. Provides a comprehensive view of the historical and social aspects of drug use, and an analysis of selected major issues presented by our current problems with drugs. 3 hours lecture.

Prerequisites: Restricted to Health Education, Counseling w/conc in Addictions Counseling and Public Health w/conc in Community Health Education majors only.