Course Catalog » Global Health Sciences 202B

Subject: Global Health Sciences
Course Number: 202B
Course Title: Non Communicable Diseases of Global Importance
Units: 3
School: Global Health
Department: Global Health Sciences

Course Description: The content of this course covers chronic diseases of global health importance such as the emergence of diabetes, changes in cancer patterns, respiratory disease, oral health, and the consequences of urbanization and westernization. In addition, the course will emphasize maternal and child health, mental health, nutrition, injuries, humanitarian emergencies, and consequences of environmental degradation and climate change.
Prerequisites: NONE.
Restrictions: Enrollment in Global Health Sciences Masters Degree Program.

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
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? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No