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552.612.81 Essentials of One Health

Department:
Extradepartmental
Term:
3rd term
Credits:
0.5 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Location:
Internet
Dates:
Mon 02/17/2020 - Sun 03/15/2020
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
Contact:
Meghan Davis
Course Instructor :
Resources:
Prerequisite:

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

Description:

Introduces the principles of One Health, the interface of human health, animal health and environmental health. Examines the methods and tools for the conduct of One Health studies and the design of One Health programs. Uses a systems thinking approach to explore multiple topics including food systems, food and animal policies, One Health governance, and stakeholder engagement.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Define the three One Health domains
  2. Explain why a One Health perspective is important to the control of human disease
  3. Describe how stakeholder engagement contributes to the success of One Health studies or programs
  4. Apply One Health principles to research or government policy-making
Methods of Assessment:

This course is evaluated as follows:

  • 20% Participation
  • 40% Interim Assessment
  • 40% Final

Instructor Consent:

No consent required