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Find the complete list of Programs in this Curriculum here.

The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional program that focus on the promotion of personal and family health. (CIP Code #34)

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: Birthing and Parenting Knowledge and Skills; Addiction Prevention and Treatment. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

Health Related Knowledge and Skills
Health Related Images by 'State Records NSW'

Virginia Apgar (1909-1974)
Devoted her life to the advancements of pediatrics
Benjamin Spock (1948-Present)
Author of parenting books, including “Baby and Child Care”
Jean Astruc (1684-1766)
Discovered cure for syphilis and other venerial diseases

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, employment outlook, related academic programs, and specific salary information for your region, click on the occupation of interest.


The Complete List of Programs in this Curriculum:

    Instructional program that focus on the promotion of personal and family health.
  • Health-Related Knowledge and Skills.
    Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 34.0102 - 34.0199.
  • Birthing and Parenting Knowledge and Skills.
    A program that focuses on all facets of the mother's and father's roles in family planning, prenatal preparation and care, the birthing experience, post-natal care and the raising of children.
  • Personal Health Improvement and Maintenance.
    A program that focuses on the principles, techniques, and methods by which individuals can maintain or improve their overall physical and emotional well-being, as well as work on specific areas of personal health.
  • Addiction Prevention and Treatment.
    A program that focuses on how individuals can avoid addictive substances and behaviors; the methods by which individuals can be treated for various addictions and related behavior problems; and the knowledge and coping skills needed by relatives and associates of addicted individuals.
  • Health-Related Knowledge and Skills, Other.
    Any instructional program in health-related knowledge and skills not listed above.