Course Catalog » Policy Law 201

Subject: Policy Law
Course Number: 201
Course Title: Foundations of Health Policy
Units: 3
School: Graduate Division
Department: Health Policy and Law Program

Course Description: This course provides an overview of health policy history and issues as well as contemporary challenges and opportunities at federal, state, and local levels of government. The course reviews basic concepts and principles related to policy-making and the policy process. Major themes are developed through a transdisciplinary approach that incorporates insights from sociological, political, economic and legal-ethical perspectives on the behaviors and motivations of stakeholders.
Prerequisites: Enrollment in the MS HPL program
Restrictions: Only students enrolled in the MS HPL program can enroll in Policy Law courses
Activities: Seminar, Web-based course work

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

Quarter(s) Offered: Winter, Summer
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? Yes
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