PUBHLTH 200 - Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Public Health (PUBHLTH)
Department: SPH Public Health
Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Other:
Theme
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will serve as an introduction to the major issues of public health and health care in the United States — what they are, what determines them, and how they can be addressed. The course will provide a broad overview for students looking for only an introduction to the field, as well as a good grounding for students who wish to pursue additional coursework in the subject.

The course will explore the principal determinants of health and disease, with a special emphasis on environmental, social, and political influences, with explicit attention to how these determinants differ depending on a person’s education, occupation, race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status. The course is designed to provide students with an understanding of the broad field of public health in both the U.S. and globally, as well as an understanding of the U.S. public health infrastructure for monitoring and improving the public's health.

PUBHLTH 200 - Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
46941
Open
5
 
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
002 (DIS)
P
46984
Open
1
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
003 (DIS)
P
46985
Closed
0
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
004 (DIS)
P
46986
Closed
0
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
005 (DIS)
P
46987
Open
6
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
006 (DIS)
P
46988
Closed
0
 
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W 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
007 (DIS)
P
46989
Closed
0
 
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Th 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
008 (DIS)
P
46990
Open
1
 
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Tu 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
009 (DIS)
P
46991
Open
1
 
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Th 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
010 (DIS)
P
46992
Closed
0
 
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Tu 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
011 (DIS)
P
46993
Open
2
 
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Th 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
012 (DIS)
P
47351
Closed
0
 
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Tu 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
013 (DIS)
P
47352
Open
2
 
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Th 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: For registration questions, contact Alexis Thompson: sph.registrar@umich.edu
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ISBN: 9780763763817
Introduction to public health, Author: Mary-Jane Schneider., Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers 3rd ed.
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