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380.765.81 PREVENTING INFANT MORTALITY AND PROMOTING THE HEALTH OF WOMEN, INFANTS AND CHILDREN

Term: 4th term
Credits: 3 credits
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Focuses on the historical problems and interventions associated with infant mortality. Describes the scientific basis for infant mortality and analyzes causes and consequences in a population and development of a programmatic and policy approach.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Describe the scientific basis for infant mortality and for the interventions currently being used to address this problem
Analyze the causes and consequences of high infant mortality in a population
Develop programmatic approaches and policies to reduce infant mortality rates in a population

Methods of Assessment: Evaluation based on quizzes and two short papers.
Location: Internet
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required
Prerequisite:

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

Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail