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Public Health and Health Equity
Course Description

PHE 001
Introduction to Public Health

This course introduces the field of public health - supporting healthy populations through the development and implementation of policies, systems, and practices that promote health. Students will learn about the approaches used by public health practitioners, and the impacts and potential impacts of public health work for individuals and communities. They will learn about the history of the field, the factors that affect the health of populations, and the influences of diverse community entities on public health.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Staff

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): Critical Analysis, Race, Gender & Power

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P: 510.430.2032
F: 510.430.3304
E: phe@mills.edu

Last Updated: 6/23/17