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PH 417 - Global Women’s Health and Social Issues


The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the social, cultural, political and economic factors that affect women’s health and social status across cultures, countries, and regions of the world. The concepts of public health as social justice and policy making and advocacy will be discussed as mechanisms to improve women’s health through social and political action to change the underlying conditions that contribute to global women’s health status.  

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): (Prereq: GE  Areas A1 and A2 and A3 and B4 with a C- or better)
General Education: UDD Integrated Social Sciences
University Requirement: ES Ethnic Studies
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring

Units: 3