Course Catalog » Global Health Sciences 251

Subject: Global Health Sciences
Course Number: 251
Course Title: Global Health Development and Inequity
Units: 2
School: Global Health
Department: Global Health Sciences

Course Description: This course serves as a foundation for doctoral level studies in global health. It assumes a basic familiarity with the fundamental principles and concepts in global health. Students will study the social and environmental factors affecting health, major global health challenges, and the role of national, multilateral and non-governmental actors. The course will also serve to introduce the students to the UCSF global health community, both within and beyond GHS.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: First year PhD in Global Health Sciences students or consent of instructor.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Seminar, Student - Lecture, Student - Seminar

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course will not be offered in: Fall 2022
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