Course Catalog » Interdepartmental Studies 140.09

Subject: Interdepartmental Studies
Course Number: 140.09
Course Title: Health Equity and Racial Justice (HEAR Justice)
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Pediatrics
Additional (School) Department: (Medicine) Medicine

Course Description: The Health Equity & Racial Justice (HEAR Justice) course, formerly known as the STEP UP course, engages learners in conversations, skill building, & reflection around improving health outcomes for people of color, promoting equity in the medical workforce, and actively dismantling systems of oppression that perpetuate health inequities. Learners will explore issues of race, identity, privilege and bias through discussion, experiential learning, community engagement, and critical self-reflect.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: Open to UCSF learners from all schools and all levels of training.
Activities: Direct - Workshop, Direct - Lab-Skills, Direct - Project, Direct - Field Work, Student - Workshop

Instructor of Record: J. Marbin
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? Yes
Repeat course for credit? No