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SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEALTH

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SPH 380 History and Practice of Public Health (5)
Provides a historical overview of public health as a framework to understand organization of contemporary public health and key issues faced today. Offered: AW.
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SPH 381 Science and Public Health (5) Lehman, Lingappa, Onstad
Provide an overview and introduction to the ways different scientific disciplines are used to address public health goals. Offered: WSp.
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SPH 480 Research Methods in Public Health (5)
Applies concepts and research methods to real public health problems. Offered: AW.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 480 (student access only)

SPH 481 Ethics, Social Justice, and Policy in Public Health (5)
Integration of prior learning and consideration of public health decision from an ethics and justice perspective. Offered: WSp.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 481 (student access only)

SPH 490 Selected Topics in Public Health (1-5, max. 15)
In depth study of current public health topics. Offered: AWSpS.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 490 (student access only)

SPH 491 Public Health Capstone I (2-)
Part one of integrative experience bringing together students' knowledge and skills acquired in the public health major.
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SPH 492 Public Health Capstone II (-3)
Part two of integrative experience bringing together students' knowledge and skills acquired in the public health major. Prerequisite: SPH 491.
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SPH 493 Public Health Capstone (5)
Students complete a final self-directed paper on public health topic of interest integrating the knowledge and skills acquired during their time in the public health major. Offered: AWSpS.
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SPH 494 Honors Seminar in Public Health (1)
Skill-building, discussion-based seminar designed to challenge ability to analyze issues in public health using topics raised in current media. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: AWSp.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 494 (student access only)

SPH 495 Public Health Internship (1-5, max. 15)
Internship in public health related area. Credit/no-credit only.
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SPH 497 Public Health Special Electives (1-5, max. 15)
Independent study of a current public health topic.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 497 (student access only)

SPH 499 Undergraduate Research (1-5, max. 15)
Individual research on a specific topic in public health. Offered: AWSpS.
MyPlan Course Details: SPH 499 (student access only)