Global Health Program

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Courses

For course descriptions not found in the UC San Diego General Catalog, 2014–15, please contact the department for more information.

GLBH 150A. Global Health Capstone Seminar I (4)

Course will consist of intensive reading and discussion in fields related to each student’s primary interest and building on their Global Health Field Experience. The course is oriented toward producing a senior thesis that serves as credential for students applying for postgraduate or professional training. Prerequisites: departmental approval required.

GLBH 150B. Global Health Capstone Seminar II (4)

Course will be a workshop with critical input from all participants focused on preparing a senior thesis. The course is oriented toward producing a senior thesis that serves as credential for students applying for postgraduate or professional training. Prerequisites: GLBH 150A; departmental approval required.

GLBH 181. Essentials of Global Health (4)

Illustrates and explores ecologic settings and frameworks for study and understanding of global health and international health policy. Students acquire understanding of diverse determinants and trends of disease in various settings and interrelationships between socio-cultural-economic development and health. Prerequisites: upper-division standing.

GLBH 198. Directed Group Study (4)

Directed group study for students to elaborate the intellectual analysis and critique of the required field experience for students enrolled in the Global Health minor. Prerequisites: departmental authorization required.

GLBH 199. Independent Study in Global Health Field Experience (4)

Independent study opportunity for students to elaborate the intellectual analysis and critique of the required field experience for students enrolled in the Global Health minor. Prerequisites: departmental authorization required.