Unit 1 Health literacy

Unit 1 Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this Chapter, you should be able to:

  • Define health literacy and digital health literacy
  • Recognize the role of health literacy in changing your behaviour to healthier choices
  • Comprehend the importance of health literacy in preventing diseases
  • Comprehend the importance of health literacy in understanding diseases and possibly having control over exacerbation of a disease
  • Be able to pinpoint credible sources of information on your own
  • Pass judgment on health-related information based on its source
  • Access a list of credible information sources