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550.605.81 HISTORY OF PUBLIC HEALTH

Department: Extradepartmental
Term: 3rd term
Credits: 2 credits
Contact: Graham Mooney
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
Description:

Provides a broad outline of the historical context and development of public health. Assesses the various challenging hazards to health throughout history.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Examine public health through its historical context.
Evaluate current public health issues through historical context.

Methods of Assessment: Participation 20%. Final exam 80%.
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..

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Pass/Fail
Special Comments: Pass/fail only