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2022-2023 Catalog
HSC 3032: Foundations of Public Health

Course Description for Foundations of Public Health

HSC3032: Foundations of Public Health
Prerequisite:  Completion of 50 credit hours.
Co-requisite: HSC4730. HSC4730 must be completed before or with HSC3032.
Description: The purpose of this course is to introduce the public health field and profession and to provide a foundation for subsequent major courses. Emphasis will be placed on the social and behavioral core of public health. Students will learn foundations of the field centered around the Responsibilities and Competencies of Health Educators. Student development and professionalism is emphasized.