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221.667.81 AN INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING THE HEALTH OF NATIVE AMERICANS

Discontinued

Department:
International Health
Term:
4th term
Credits:
3 credits
Academic Year:
2012 - 2013
Location:
Internet
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Course Instructors:

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Prerequisite:

Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses.

Description:

Surveys the health status of American Indians and Alaskan Natives, including their special genetic, cultural, social, and biomedical characteristics. Examines Indian culture, relation of the individual to the group, and Indian concepts of health and disease, emphasizing the blending of traditional Indian healing with modern Western methods.

Methods of Assessment:

Paper, quiz and online group participation

Instructor Consent:

No consent required