New Allied Health Science Courses for winter 2013...
Health Care: A Global Perspective
This course examines public health and its links between global health, social and economic development and the impact on creating healthy societies. The course will provide students with an understanding of the risks diseases pose to world-wide society and the burden of disease related costs on individual cultures. Offered fall, winter and spring semester. Part of the Global Change: Integration and Fragmentation Theme. 3.000 Credit hours
Tuesday & Thursday 1:00 - 2:15 p.m.
Introduction to Holistic Health Care
This theme course offers students the opportunity to critically examine holistic health beliefs and practices and their cultural position in American society. The philosophical and theoretical premises behind these beliefs and practices will be analyzed and compared to Western medicine and to one another. Offered fall, winter and spring semester. Part of the Health, Illness and Healing Theme.
3.000 Credit hours
Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
Introduction to Community Health
This course is designed to familiarize students with key aspects of developing partnership among private and public sector organizations for the purpose of assessing and improving the health of communities. Particular skills include coalition developmehnt, developing a constituency/partnerships, advocacy, team building, and leadership. Out of class projects in community programming will be highlighted. 3.000 Credit hours
Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
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