Recent Course Offerings

""Every semester, we offer courses that approach global health through the lens of diverse disciplines and perspectives

  • The humanities
  • Social sciences
  • Natural sciences
  • Engineering

Watch the Registrar's course offerings list for these past and recurring courses. 

 

Recently Offered & Recurring Courses

GHP pre-approved electives:

  • AAS 302 / SOC 303 / ANT 378 The Social Anatomy of Power & Difference
  • AMS 379 / GSS 349 Race and Living Laboratories
  • ANT 403/ AAS 403 Race and Medicine
  • ANT 335 Medical Anthropology
  • ANT 344 Science, Technology & Culture
  • ANT 431 Biomedical Anthropology
  • CBE 438 / MOL 438 Biomolecular Engineering
  • CBE 439 Quantitative Physiology & Tissue Design
  • CBE 440 The Physical Basis of Human Disease
  • CHV 331 / WWS 372 Ethics and Public Health
  • CHV 333 /  PHI 344 Bioethics: Clinical and Population-Level
  • CHV 391 / PHI 391 Morals, Markets, and Health
  • CLA 345 / HLS 344 Ancient Greco-Roman Medicine: From Hippocrates to Galen
  • EAS 306 / ANT 386 / GSS 317 Sexuality, Public Culture and Medicine in East Asia
  • EAS 312 /  ANT 312 Mind, Body, and Bioethics in Japan and Beyond
  • ECO 332 Economics of Health and Health Care
  • ECO 355 Economics of Food and Agriculture
  • EEB 325 Mathematical Modeling in Biology and Medicine
  • EEB 327 / MOL 327 Immune Systems: From Molecules to Populations  
  • EGR 498 / GHP 498 Special Topics in Social Entrepreneurship - Ventures to Address Global Challenges
  • ELE 404 Electronic Circuits for Biomedical Application
  • ELE/CEE/MAE/MSE 455 Mid-Infrared Technologies for Health and the Environment
  • ENV 329 Global History of Plague
  • GHP 400 / WWS 382 / MOL 499 / EEB 400 Seminar in Global Health and Health Policy
  • GHP 404 Science, Society, and Health Policy
  • GHP 405 / ANT 481 Energy and Health: From Exhausted Bodies to Energy Crises
  • GHP 408 Public Health, Politics & Public Policy
  • GHP 409 / AAS 410 Mortality at the Margins: Race, Inequality and Health Policy in the United States
  • GHP 498/EGR 498 Special Topics in Social Entrepreneurship - Ventures to Address Global Challenges
  • GSS 337 Reproductive Politics in the United States and Abroad since 1945
  • GSS 339 Queer Sexualities: Biopsychosocial and LGBT Perspectives
  • GSS 420 / SOC 420 Born in the U.S.A.: Culture and Reproduction in Modern America
  • HIS 393/AAS 364/WWS 389 Race, Drugs, and Drug Policy in America
  • HIS 395 History of Medicine and the Body
  • HIS 494 Broken Brains, Shattered Minds: Disease and Experience in the History of Neuroscience
  • LAS 363 / ANT 387 Medicine and Society in Contemporary Cuba
  • MAE 344 Introduction to Bioengineering and Medical Devices
  • MOL 328 U.S. Medical Research and Researchers
  • MOL 340 Molecular and Cellular Immunology
  • MOL 433 / CBE 434 Biotechnology
  • MOL 440 Genome Integrity and Human Disease
  • MOL 451 / NEU 451 Genes, Brain, and the Human Mind
  • NES 361/GSS 366: Bioethics, Sex, and Society in Muslim Communities
  • PSY 319 Childhood Psychopathology 
  • PSY 320 Theories of Psychotherapy
  • PSY 331 / NEU 331 Introduction to Clinical Neuropsychology: Case Studies in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • PSY 402 Introduction to Clinical Neuropsychology: Case Studies in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • PSY 410 Depression: From Neuron to Clinic
  • STC 398 Health and Human Rights in the World Community
  • WWS/MOL 320 Human Genetics, Reproduction, and Public Policy
  • WWS 356 Ebola in 2014: The Science, Society, and Politics of a Modern Epidemic
  • WWS 401E Child Health and Nutrition in the Developing World*
  • WWS 402C Health Care Reform and Medicaid Expansion* 
  • WWS 407 The Economics of Health Policy in Developing Countries

*GHP elective credit for non-WWS students who take these courses.

 

Introductory health-related courses:

  • FRS 120 Hogs, Bats, and Ebola: An Introduction to One Health Policy
  • FRS 165 Is Your Zip Code Your Destiny?