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2021-2022 Catalog
HSC 6675: Global Health: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Course Description for Global Health: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

HSC6675: Global Health: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene
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Description: This interdisciplinary course teaches students about the function of water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) in global health. Students will learn how human behavior, sociocultural and economic status, gender and age, environmental engineering and sustainable practices, innovation and technology, policy and governmental response, One Health, climate change and ecological drivers, pollution and pathogens, and WASH-centered research and interventions influence the global health community’s efforts to provide clean, safe, accessible, and affordable water and sanitation to all.