Health and Society in a Global Context

UGPH-GU 10, Credits, (SpringFall)

This course examines social, behavioral and cultural factors that have an
impact on public health in community, national and global contexts. We will
consider how health is influenced by factors such as age, gender, culture,
race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, and social class. Public health
problems and their solutions will be analyzed in light of individual risk
factors as well as larger structural forces.