Some courses at the Bloomberg School have a real-world practice component, connecting students to outside organizations and agencies.
The following list includes current JHSPH courses with an approved practicum component that will be offered during the 2020-2021 academic year. Additional courses may be added throughout the year. To learn more about these courses, review descriptions of each course's practicum component or read more about the courses in the JHSPH course directory.
|Course # and Title||Term(s) Offered||Practicum Hours|
300.615: Tools of Public Health Practice
Summer or 3rd term
|550.864: Baltimore Community Practicum (BCP)||Must take 2nd & 3rd terms||124-220|
308.851: PHASE (Public Health Applications for Student Experience)
|Must take 2nd-4th terms||120-230|
|BU 152.740 & BU 152.745 (Interdivisional): CITYLAB Catalyst & Practicum: Business Innovation for Social Enterprise||1st & 2nd terms, starts Sept 3, 2020||108|
|300.712.01: Formulating Policy: Strategies and Systems of Policymaking in the 21st Century||2nd term||35|
|305.607: Public Health Practice|
**Must enroll by the first day of class**
550.601.81 & 410.840: Implementation Research and Practice
224.697, 224.698, & 224.699: Qualitative Research Practicum I, II, III **Must also complete 224.690 and 224.691**
|Must take 2nd, 3rd & 4th terms||100|
|305.684: Health Impact Assessment||3rd term||25|
|330.634 & 330.840: Stigma and Public Health: Issues and Interventions **Must take 330.634 in 3rd term and 1 special studies credit under 330.840 in 4th term**||3rd & 4th terms||50|
|260.848: Implementing Community-Based Practice Through Civic Engagement Projects||4th term||25|
|380.612: Applications in Program Monitoring and Evaluation|
**Must take 380.611 prior to taking this course**
|410.610: Health and Homelessness|
**Will only be offered if course enrollment reaches or surpasses 15 students**
- Identify a practicum course.
- Register for the course and submit a Practicum Learning Plan to the practicum team.
- Complete and submit the Practicum Final Report, due 2 weeks after completion of the practicum course. Note: If taking a 4th term practicum course and aiming for a May graduation, the Final Report is due May 1, 2021.