330.653.01 SEMINAR ON PROGRAM PLANNING IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES ON DRUG ABUSE AND OTHER HEALTH PROBLEMS III
- Mental Health
- 3rd term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2013 - 2014
- East Baltimore
- Class Times:
Tu Th, 3:30 - 5:20pm
Reviews the scientific, social and political issues involved in resource allocation for programs to prevent and control drug abuse and other emergent public health problems in developing countries. Examines examples of major prevention program types, such as mass media awareness programs, school based programs, community outreach networking programs and public treatment programs. Students present a formal proposal to mitigate some aspect of the selected health problem. The presenter advocates for the adoption of the proposal in a role play committee meeting which will vote on acceptance or rejection of the proposal.
- Methods of Assessment:
- Oral Presentation and class participation
- Enrollment Restriction:
- Must be a Humphrey Fellows in drug abuse or have consent of instructor.
- Instructor Consent:
- Consent required for all students
- Consent Note:
Students not in Humphrey Fellows program.
- For consent, contact:
- Special Comments:
- Course is held in departmental space.