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Community Health Minor Requirements

Community Health minor worksheet

The minor in community health consists of minimum six courses.

One of the following courses
ANTH 265 Medical Anthropology
ECON 262 Health Economics
PSY 265 Health Psychology

One of the following courses
PHIL 111 Ethics
PHIL 242 Medical Ethics (highly recommended)

Three of the following courses
ANTH 102 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
ANTH 210 Feast or Famine: The Ecology and Politics of Food
*ANTH 265 Medical Anthropology
ANTH 270 Psychological Anthropology
BIO 101 An Introduction to Biology
or BIO 112 Cells and Genes
*ECON 262 Health Economics
PSY 203 Child Development
PSY 225 Brain, Mind and Behavior
PSY 227 Drugs and Behavior
PSY 235 Human Sexuality
*PSY 265 Health Psychology
PSY 324 Childhood Behavior Disorders
PSY 369 Clinical Psychology
SOC 225 Health and Medicine
SOC 311 Violence against Women

*If course is not used above.

Appropriate substitutions will be considered.

One of the two options
One of the following courses with practicum position related to community public health which must be approved by a minor advisor.
PSY 334 Practicum in Human Services and Public Health
SOC 345 How Organizations Work: Internship
or
Community public health-related independent research approved by the public health advisor.

Public Health Science Minor Requirements

Public Health Science minor worksheet

The minor in public health science consists of minimum six courses.

One of the following courses
ANTH 265 Medical Anthropology
ECON 262 Health Economics
PSY 265 Health Psychology

One of the following courses
PHIL 111 Ethics
PHIL 242 Medical Ethics (highly recommended)

One of the following courses
BIO 101 An Introduction to Biology
BIO 112 Cells and Genes

Two of the following courses
BIO 105 Nutrition
BIO 201 Environmental Science
BIO 211 Genetics
BIO 221 Microbiology
BIO 252 Parasitology and Symbiosis

One 300-level public health science-based practicum in consultation with a minor advisor.

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