Nov 30, 2021  
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Rivier Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PH 501 - Public Health: a Population-based Approach


This course explores the paradigm shift of traditional public health practice approaches to the incorporation of a population-based framework. Students will explore the concept of the social determinants of health, principles of health equity and the importance of using an equity framework in program design. Students will have the opportunity to have a hands on approach through various immersion experiences in designated community-based agencies. 2.5 theory credits and .5 immersion credits (30 hours).

Credits: 3



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