330.641.01 Prevention and Control of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
- Mental Health
- 2nd term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2013 - 2014
- East Baltimore
Introduces public health responses to health problems associated with the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other psychoactive drugs. Examines the uses of public health data as a basis for public health policy, the selection of target populations, location of prevention and treatment programs, and the evaluation of program efficacy and effectiveness. Speakers present representative programs for prevention and control of ATOD public health problems.
- Methods of Assessment:
Student evaluation based on exercises and the review and oral and written defense of a policy review or program evaluation question.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for all students
- Consent Note:
Consent required of undergraduates
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- Special Comments:
Course is held in departmental space.