2018-2019 Academic Bulletin 
    
    Apr 22, 2024  
2018-2019 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FSGHS 201 - Topics and Approaches in Global Health


Credits: 4
An introduction to writing and speaking in the discipline of Global Health Studies. Students are introduced to the research methods and modes of communication used in the field of global health and use case studies to investigate different approaches to identifying, analyzing, and responding to global health issues. We read primary and secondary research, interpret data, evaluate tools for communicating effectively to different audiences, and explore various research methods. Ethical, cultural, and interdisciplinary dimensions of global health research and work are emphasized throughout. Must be taken on the letter-grade basis.

Prerequisite: GHS 130 .

Distribution Requirements: none.