31.304 Politics of Health

Politics of Health

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 4482
Status Active

The course addresses a range of contemporary health problems (primarily in the U.S.) that are described and analyzed in their social context. Areas for consideration will include: political, economic, scientific/technological, environmental, and cultural factors. Students will be introduced to health education theories and methods that support the development of strategies for social change. Juniors only.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-req: 31.303 Social Determinants of Health, and 30.102 Intro. to Public Health or 31.201Community Health & Environment and Public Health Majors Only.