Identifying disease patterns in "developing" countries, exploring the social and cultural context of health, and reviewing behavior change strategies for improving well-being.

Course Details

Students will need access to software and equipment to create and post a 5-minute video presentation.
Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction and State of the World’s Health
Module 2: Social Determinants of Health
Module 3: Health and Development
Module 4: Child Health
Module 5: Maternal and Reproductive Health
Proctored Midcourse Exam
Module 6: Undernutrition
Module 7: Overnutrition
Module 8: Chronic Disease
Module 9: Malaria
Module 10: HIV/AIDS
Module 11: Tuberculosis
Final Project Lab
Proctored Final Exam