Course Catalog » Interdepartmental Studies 140.09

Subject: Interdepartmental Studies
Course Number: 140.09
Course Title: Health & Society
Units: 6
School: Medicine
Department: Family And Community Medicine

Course Description: The H&S Pathway will prepare a diverse group of UCSF learners to be scholars and leaders in health policy, health systems, health disparities, community engagement, advocacy, social science, and/or behavioral science. The H&S Pathway's mission is to foster discovery, inquiry, and innovation by learners through the embrace of three principles: self-directed learning supported by mentoring, a multi-disciplinary approach, and continual program evaluation and improvement.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: Required for medical students in the Pathway to Discovery in Health & Society. Open to UCSF learners from all schools and all levels of training.
Activities: Block Elective

Instructor of Record: N. Wortis
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No