Introduction to Public Health

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Course No: PUBH.1021-061; SIS Class Nbr: 8177; SIS Term: 2830
Course Status: Open

Course Description

Public health topics, both historical and contemporary are of importance to all citizens and to societal decisions. This survey course provides a foundation for understanding public health through exposure to current health care and policy issues viewed through the perspective of multiple disciplines. Methodology for understanding population health and developing critical thinking and decision-making skills in the analysis of public health issues using a population-based perspective will be developed. The course will provide an ecological understanding of the causation and prevention of disease with an emphasis on health issues that affect society as a whole.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

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  • Core Codes: SS, DSST
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Nicole Champagne
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2019: Jan 22 to Apr 07
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.

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