Courses Details

PUBHLTH300: Behavioral and Social Foundations for the Health Professions

  • Undergraduate level
  • Residential
  • Fall term(s) for residential students;
  • 4 credit hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Strecher, Vic (Residential);
  • Last offered Winter, 2018
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Description: This course provides an introduction to the behavioral and social science factors that influence health and disease, with an emphasis on relevant knowledge for helping individuals make better health-related decisions and changes in their lives. The course explores these factors from the individual to the societal level. The course is 4 credits, with 3 hours of lecture and a 1 hour discussion per week.
  • Syllabus for PUBHLTH300