Course Catalog » Nursing 217F

Subject: Nursing
Course Number: 217F
Course Title: Racism, Health Care, and Social Justice
Units: 2
School: Nursing
Department: Family Health Care Nursing

Course Description: The course will introduce students to concepts of structural racism and social determinants of health, health equity and the implications for advanced nursing practice. The link between historical events and current disparities relative to morbidity and mortality burdens on communities of color will be explored. The intersectionality of racism with poverty and other marginalized and underserved communities will be discussed in depth.
Prerequisites: none
Restrictions: none
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Student - Lecture

Instructor of Record: L. Mihaly
Additional Instructor(s): J. Mejia
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, P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
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