Social, Cultural and Policy Issues in Health Care

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Course No: NURS.5520-031; SIS Class Nbr: 7715; SIS Term: 2830
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course links health and illness to other central domains of life: gender, kinship, and culture within the context of the family, community and the current health care system. It draws on concepts from the social, health, and policy sciences to critically examine factors relating to health and health-seeking behaviors across the life course. Ethical dimensions of health policy formation and implementation are analyzed.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: Graduate Certificate or MS in Nursing; or Instructor permission
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Margaret Knight
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2019: Jan 22 to May 05
  • Course Level: Graduate
  • Tuition: $1725
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

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