College of Public Health students graduating

CPH 993

Course Information

Credit Hours: 3

Professional Seminar in Foundations of Public Health Practice

This course is a culminating experience doctoral-level professional seminar based on ASPH competencies. Students will have the opportunity to link evidence-based academic work in public health with the foundations of practice. This course reflects core competencies including cultural issues, professionalism, ethics, techniques in community-based participatory research, and understanding health equity and social justice issues as they relate to Public Health practice. A fundamental part of this course is to prepare the learner for a community advocacy role in public health using skill sets developed by critical analysis and leadership.