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2019-2020 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog 
  Dec 04, 2023
2019-2020 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 2
Maximum Credits: 2
This course is designed for students who plan to work in global health and is required for students enrolled in the GSPH global health certificate and peace corps master’s international tracks. The course focuses on public health in low- and middle-income countries and also covers issues related to globalization. The course will provide students with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills needed to 1) identify, collect and interpret health and economic data, 2) produce a report on public health priorities at the country level, and 3) propose a course of action (including activities, partners, and measureable indicators) for a priority health issue.
Academic Career: Graduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Grad Letter Grade
Course Requirements: PLAN:Global Health (AC or CR4); or SUBPLAN: Peace Corps (PCORPS-TR)

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