SBS 201 - Society and Health or return to Course Catalog Search
191116 – Section 1
|Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health||SBS||Ichiro Kawachi|
|Term||Day and Time||Location|
|Fall 1 2017 (show academic calendar)||MW 3:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.||Kresge G1 (HSPH)|
2.5 (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit in Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is equivalent to:
Analyzes major social variables that affect population health: poverty, social class, gender, race, family, community, work, behavioral risks, and coping resources. Examines health consequences of social and economic policies, and the potential role of specific social interventions. Reviews empirical and theoretical literature on mechanisms and processes that mediate between social factors and their health effects, and discusses alternative models for advancing public health.Course Activities: Short written assignments, class discussion, final examination.Course Note: Departmental requirement in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences.
HSPH: HSPH Degr + PHD Stu
|Eligible for cross-registration|
With permission of instructor/subject to availability
MIT students please cross register from MIT's Add/Drop application.