221.667.81 An Interdisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Health of Native Americans
- International Health
- 4th term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2010 - 2011
Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses.
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