Families & Health

A two semester learning community

  • Explore how families can promote health and well-being and manage chronic illnesses
  • Work on one of several community-based projects focused on nutrition, movement, or a creative book project
  • Be successful taking 15 credit hours per semester
  • Complete most or all of your General Education requirements
  • Have great instructors
  • Access to peer advisors, students success advocates, a librarian and an advisor
  • Get a certificate on your transcript

4 easy steps to plan all your classes for the semester!

Fall 2017

1. Sign up for the Families & Health Learning Community (BF) UGS 2270-001 T,H 10:45-12:05 (Class #13538)

2. Select One SF/AS course from this list

ANTH 1050 Evolution Human Nature (3)
BIOL 1210 Principles of Biology (4)
PHYS 1110 Physics of the Human Body (3)
NUTR 1020 Scientific Foundations of Human Nutrition (3)

3. Select One HF course from this list

COMM 2110 Intro to Interpersonal Communication
FCS 3290 Ethnic Minority Families
ENGL 2335 Young Adult Literature

4. Pick 2 more classes of your choice for a total of 15 credits (we recommend math and writing)

SPRING 2017 (Spring 2018 courses will be announced during fall semester)

1. Sign up for the Families & Health Learning Community (BF) UGS 2275-001 T,H 10:45-12:05 PM

2. Select One FF course from this list

DANC 1075 Dance as a Creative Process (3)
FILM 3520 Soc Justice Documentary (3)
ART 1020 Non-Major Basic Drawing (3)

3. Select One AS/SF course from this list

PHYS 1110 Physics of the Human Body (3)
NUTR 1020 Scientific Foundations of Human Nutrition (3)
BIOL 1210 Principles of Biology (4)

4. Pick 2 more classes of your choice for a total of 15 credits (we recommend math, writing, or history)

 

To learn more about BlockU or to schedule an appointment with the BlockU Advisor, please contact the Academic Advising Center at 801-581-8146.

How to Sign Up


   


Librarian: Lorelei Rutledge & Jill Moriearty
lorelei.rutledge@utah.edu, jill.moriearty@utah.edu

Student Success Advocate: John Bernal
jon.bernal@utah.edu

Peer Mentor: J’Amy VanderVeur
u0880664@utah.edu

Fall Syllabi

Sample Syllabi_ Families & Health

BIOL 1210-001 & 002

BIOL 1210-003

BIOL 1210-004

BIOL 1210-090

FCS 3290-001

NUTR 1020-003

PHYS 1110-001

ANTH 1050-001

COMM 2110-001

ENGL 2335-001