BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Drug Use and Abuse

HLTH 045

Paper Course

$ 97.00

Instructor: Brenda Casper
Credits: 0.25

Course Currently Unavailable


This course helps students understand why people use drugs, how they use them, and what types of drugs are commonly abused. Because drugs can affect all of us, Drug Use and Abuse raises awareness about drug use and abuse.

Course Content:

1. Drug Basics - The Nature of Addiction
2. Alcohol, Tobacco, and Abuse of Prescription Drugs
3. Illicit Drugs, Treatment, and Prevention

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.