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Courses in Global Health

The courses below are approved by the Global Health Steering Committee for use in creating the Thematic Tracks in your major. Other courses may be acceptable. Please email one of the Program Directors if you have an inquiry about a course.

ANTH 151 – Human Cultures

ANTH 257 – Culture, Medicine and Health

ANTH 255 – Gender and Anthropology (prereq Anth151)

ANTH 355 – Anthropology of Development

ANTH 370 – Public Health in Africa

BIO 102 – Evolution and Ecology

BIO 361 – Immunology,(prereq Bio 101 and 102)

BIO 250 – Microbiology (prereq Bio 101)

 BIO 375 – Biostatistics (prereq Bio 101 and 102)

BIO 382 – Neurobiology (prereq Bio 101 and 102)

BIO – Select Topics Classes (likely to have a prereq)

CHEM 240 – Structure and Function of Biomolecules, (prereq Chem 120)

CHEM 343 – Advance Biochemistry (prereq Chem 240 and 260)

CHEM 342 – Select Topics courses (0.5credit)

HIST 285 – History of Science

ECON 465 – Health Economics (prereq: Econ 294, Econ 350)

PHIL 230 – Ethical Theory

PHIL 232 – Environmental Ethics

PHIL 360 – Philosophy of Science (prereq: 1 phil course, major in science, or permission)

PHIL 234 – Biomedical Ethics

POLS 170 – International Politics

POLS 235 – Equality & Justice

POLS 253 – China and India in the 21st Century

POLS 352 –Politics of Developing Nations

POLS 360 – African Politics

POLS 382 – Global Issues

POLS 384 – International Law

PSY 100 – Introduction to Psychology

PSY 214 – Statistics for Behavioral Sciences* (prereq Psy 100)

PSY 252 – Drugs and Behavior (prereq Psy 100; not currently offered)

PSY 260 – Social Psychology (prereq Psy 100)

PSY 343 – Health Psychology (prereq Psy 100)

SOC 100 – Contemporary Society

SOC 210 – Gender and Society

SOC 242 – Medical Sociology

SOC 329 – Social Inequalities

SOC 342 – Women, Health and Social Control (prereq 1 Soc course)