HLT3210 Historical Foundations of Faith and Health

Course Overview

Educational Level: Graduate, Master
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Sharon Hinton

Course Description:

This course provides a review of the general history and philosophy of healthcare in relation to faith and emphasizes the multiple aspects of supporting the integration of health ministry into the life of a congregation.

How This Course Benefits Students:

The history of faith directly influences current beliefs and healthcare practices. A general understanding of the history of faith and health provides a foundation to influence the future of healthcare.

Why This Course Is Important:

Health and wellness are gifts from God. Christs mandate to heal includes the many aspects of holistic health and wellness included in the concept of health ministry.