HLT5220 Intersection of Faith and Health

Course Overview

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Sharon Hinton

Course Description:

This course will explore the many facets of faith and health looking for intersections and how both faith and concepts of health impact individuals and congregations. The participant will explore in depth personal perspectives of faith and health. Additionally, the participant will focus on how the intersection of faith and health impacts healthcare practices in their congregation and community.

How This Course Benefits Students:

The relationship of faith and health is often overlooked even though they directly impact outcomes.

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.