7976 - Health 11 - Class Information

Principles of Healthful Living

Winter 2009

3 Units, (UC: CSU)

Implements the World Health Organization’s definition of health that Health is the state of physical, mental and social well-being, not merely the absence of disease.

Prerequisites: None.


Hossein Asili, M.S.
Email: lipolean@aol.com
Office Hours: Thursdays, from 1:00 - 8:00 p.m.
(818) 364-7600, ext. 7165

Classroom Location Schedule

 Day  Campus Time  Location
 Saturday   L.A. City College  09:00 AM - 12:00 Noon   Da Vinci Hall, Rm. 308
 Saturday   L.A. Southwest College   01:30 - 04:30 P.M.  Lecture Lab, Rm. 114
 Sunday  L.A. Pierce College  09:00 AM - 12:00 Noon   Business Bldg., Rm. 3206
 Sunday  L.A. Valley College  01:30 - 04:30 PM   Foreign Language Bldg., Rm. 108 

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An Invitation to Health, Brief Edition
  • Author: Hales, Dianne
  • Edition: 5/E, 2008
  • Publisher: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-0-4951-1175-7
Textbooks may be purchased at the City, Southwest, Valley, and Pierce College bookstores.


The Human Condition

This course offers students the opportunity to evaluate their own health lifestyles using knowledge from nationally renowned experts from various fields of medicine and health. Students are encouraged to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills along with new knowledge to make the decisions and modifications necessary to improve their own lifestyle behaviors.

Where to Watch Videos

Cable Channel LA36

Video broadcasts are available on cable channel LA36. The broadcast schedule is below.

Broadcast Schedule

All videos are closed captioned.
Buy the Videos

Videos may be purchased at the Pierce College Bookstore  or LA Mission College.

Watch the Videos on Campus

Videos may be viewed at the Learning Resource Centers of: 

Los Angeles City College
East Los Angeles College
Los Angeles Harbor College
Los Angeles Mission College
Los Angeles Pierce College
Los Angeles Southwest College
Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
Los Angeles Valley College
West Los Angeles College

You must bring your Student ID or Fee Receipt to view the videos.

Online Course Website

Jan. 5 is the official start date of the term. If you enrolled after this date, you can expect a delay of 2-3 business days in accessing the class website. 

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