College of Public Health students graduating

CPH 365

Course Information

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Health Management and Policy

Preparing for an Apocalyptic Event: Population Health and Crisis Management

Students enrolled in this course will participate in in-depth analyses of multiple large-scale disasters. This course will provide students with the knowledge necessary to participate in all phases of the crisis management process, as overseen by a health service organization. Case studies will be utilized heavily throughout this course and students will have the opportunity to engage in discussion with various health professionals from around Kentucky that engage in crisis management activities. Assessments will be based on course readings and writing assignments. The writing assignments in this course will involve historical analysis of both domestic and international disasters

Fulfills UK Core Requirement: The Nature of Inquiry in the Social Sciences