Description
ESSENTIALS OF HEALTH EQUITY: EXPLORING SOCIAL AND STRUCTURAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH
Students will learn to identify and critically discuss health disparities - historical, political, economic, social, cultural, and environmental determinants of an identified health equity issue - and evaluate the impact or potential impact of interventions to reduce inequities. The course will be rooted in the exploration of the intersectionality of health disparities in race, ethnicity, age, gender, religion, sexual identity, disability, and other areas.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
PUBHLT 0120
Academic Group
Grad School of Public Health
Academic Organization
Office of the Dean, GSPH
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall