Public Health Minor Program


Public Health Courses 2006-2007 Academic Year

Spring 2007

Knowledge of statistics:

  • Statistical Methods
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Mathematical Statistics II
  • Psychological Statistics

Knowledge of human living systems:

  • Concepts of biology: human biology, science and society
  • Concepts of biology in practice
  • Bubonic plague to AIDS
  • Concepts of biology: Humanity and the biological world
  • Chemistry of the environment
  • Topics in environmental science

Knowledge of social, behavioral, cultural and economic context of public health:

  • Healthcare economics
  • History of public health (Class of 2007 minor requirement)
  • Biomedical ethics
  • Abnormal psychology
  • Enviromental Politics and policy making
  • Public administration
  • Biological psychology
  • Human population growth
  • Internship or independent study

Courses that count toward the public health minor (not included in the catalog):

  • Environmental and cultural conservation in Latin America (2 week Costa Rica trip)
  • Environmental Communication