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552.612.81
Essentials of One Health

Location:
Internet
Term:
1st term
Department:
Extradepartmental
Credits:
0.5 credits
Academic Year:
2021 - 2022
Instruction Method:
Asynchronous Online
Dates:
Mon 09/27/2021 - Sun 10/24/2021
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory
Course Instructor:
Contact:
Meghan Davis
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 Exam

Instructor Consent:

No consent required