Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Safety: A Personal Focus
S217 | 6500 | Blair
HPER S217 Safety: A Personal Focus
Applied Health Science
CLASS MEETS: TR 4:00 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Earl H. Blair, HPER 116, (812) 856-5768
This course reviews how serious injuries and tragedies occur,
fundamental factors of safety, and personal issues such as motor
vehicle safety, fire safety, natural and man-made disasters,
recreational safety, and personal protection. The course emphasizes
application to the real world with practical tips on how to avoid
becoming a statistic. There is also a section on occupational safety
leading to a better understanding of safety in the workplace and
careers in safety.
The course includes in-class activiites, brief reaction papers on
guest speaker topics, a short written project, and two objective
exams based on materials covered in the textbook and classroom.