Current Topics in Human Rights
- East Baltimore
- 1st term
- 1 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2021 - 2022
- Instruction Method:
- Hybrid In-person and Synchronous Online
- Class Times:
- Thursday, 3:30 - 4:20pm
introduction to health and human rights and required for the human rights certificate.
Establishes mutual knowledge and shared beliefs for human rights researchers through the presentations and discussions of ongoing efforts in the Center for Public Health and Human Rights.
- Learning Objectives:
- Describe key linkages between Human Rights and public health
- Differentiate the vital roles of health professionals in promoting human rights, advocating for the protection of human rights, researching violations, and building a culture of human rights
- Describe current cutting-edge research in health and human rights and the methods used to carry it out.
- Review how public health professionals can bring epidemiology and other methods of public health to investigate, analyze, and document abuses of human rights
- Methods of Assessment:
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 50% Discussion
- 50% Reflection
- Enrollment Restriction:
JHU-enrolled graduate students
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for some students
- Consent Note:
Auditors and non-certificate participants
- For consent, contact:
- Special Comments:
This is the onsite section of a course also held virtually/online. You are responsible for the modality in which you register.