Course Catalog » Medicine 170.43

Subject: Medicine
Course Number: 170.43
Course Title: MedLink
Units: 1
School: Medicine
Department: Medicine

Course Description: The focus of this elective is promoting education about health sciences in under-represented communities via service learning. UCSF students will learn how to mentor, design curriculum, and teach by interacting with under-represented high school sophomores in an 8-session program. This is an interdisciplinary elective involving students from schools of medicine, nursing, dental, pharmacy and physical therapy.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: None
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Workshop, Student - Lecture

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
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