Course Number: 260G
Course Title: Racism and Health Disparity Prevention
Department: Family Health Care Nursing
Course Description: This course prepares students to understand the impact of history, societal structure, systems of oppression, power dynamics and privilege on health care delivery and outcomes, especially in context of pregnancy and reproduction. Course explores root causes of health disparities in the United States and provides foundational knowledge for clinicians. Students will be able identify interventions that can be employed to improve health equity.
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor.
Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
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