Course Catalog » Global Health Sciences 203A

Subject: Global Health Sciences
Course Number: 203A
Course Title: Global Health Practice Seminar
Units: 2
School: Global Health
Department: Global Health Sciences

Course Description: This goal of this year-long course is to cultivate all of the skills necessary to develop and complete a capstone proposal. At the end of this course, students will be proficient in: 1) Scientific Writing, 2) Team-based Learning, 3) Presentation Skills, and 4) Ethics, and 5) Scientific Process. The skills built to complete a successful capstone project will be applicable to future global health career paths.
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: Enrollment in MS in Global Health, unless expressly given permission by the course director and MS Program Director. Masters in Translational Medicine and Biomedical Engineering students will be given priority for any additional spaces. Approval by course director and both program directors is required. GHS program dates differ from the UCSF Academic Calendar. Refer to the GHS MS calendar at
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Seminar, Student - Lecture, Student - Seminar

Instructor of Record: M. Dandu
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: 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? No
Repeat course for credit? No