Course Description

HLTH.1110 - Dimensions of Community/Public Health (3)
Introduces the field of community/public health. Acquaints students with the variety of health agencies in the public and private sectors and surveys current social health issues. Examines public health policy, health care systems in the US and abroad, epidemiology and disease prevention in communities, and health promotion in various settings/populations. A foundation course for careers in allied health, community health, and other service professions. Prerequisite: STSK 0095 or evidence of college level reading ability through assessment test or prior college coursework.

Course Outline - Dimensions of Community/Public Health [pdf]