Science and Allied Health
College of Science and Allied Health
Contact: Carla Burkhardt
105 Graff Main Hall, 608-785-8218
a course number
indicates a General Education course.
SAH 105 Cr. 3
Analysis of Health, Wellness and
Disease for the
In our technological world, health research and
information is expanding rapidly and has become readily available to
consumers. As life-long consumers of this information and healthcare
services, students need to be able to understand the principles on which
healthcare is based and to interpret this information in its application to
their personal, family and community situations. This course uses an
inquiry-based format to consider topics in nutrition, pharmaceuticals,
cancer, communicable disease, contraception and sexually transmitted
disease, chronic diseases, environmental impacts on health, recreation,
fitness, epidemiology and disease prevention.
SAH 160 Cr. 1
Keys to Success for the Science Major
Students in this course will explore the role of
science in society as well as in their personal lives. The course will
provide an orientation to the study of science, math, and computer science
including academic, internship, and research opportunities that are
available at UW-L. Students will also learn about careers in these areas
and how to become viable candidates for employment, graduate school, or
professional school. Prerequisite: one semester of college course work, and
freshman or sophomore standing. Eleven-week course.
Offered Sem. II.