Global Health Certificate (OCE Only)
The program is offered only through Online and Continuing Education (OCE).
Linfield’s Global Health certificate is an exciting interdisciplinary program for those students who want international health perspective, understanding, and genuine experience. Students may elect this certificate as a means of adding both a global and a health perspective to their major field of study. Pre health professionals, international business and marketing students, and others who aspire to do some health or health-related work outside the US may find this certificate an exciting and practical complement to their current major field of study.
19 - 20 credits
|HSCI 330||GLOBAL HEALTH||3|
|HSCI 431||INTERNATIONAL HEALTH||3|
|HSCI 440||EPIDEMIOLOGY (ALSO LISTED AS ENVS 440)||3|
|HSCI 450||ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH (ALSO LISTED AS ENVS 450)||3|
|Select one of the following:||3-4|
|CULTURAL ENVIRONMENT OF HEALTH|
|INTERNATIONAL LAW, ETHICS, AND GLOBAL GOVERNANCE|
This is also offered as a minor.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the program students should be able to:
- Explain how economic, social and environmental factors determine the health of a population.
- Discuss communicable and non-communicable diseases at the global level.
- Demonstrate awareness of the non-clinical determinants of health including social, political, economic, environmental and gender disparities.