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PH 600: Foundations of Public Health

Health, Exercise Sci & Recreation Mgmt

This graduate-level course introduces students to public health concepts as well as public health professional practice. Students will examine the origins and development of the modern public health system and the relationship of public health to the overall health system. This course will broadly cover topics that students will explore in future advanced public health coursework, including epidemiology, global and environmental health, health policy and administration, and planning, implementing, and evaluating public health programs.

3 Credits

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for PH 600
  • Lecture: Web-based Lecture for PH 600
  • Lecture: Online Program for PH 600
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