An Introduction to Public Health
0.5 Credit - Fall

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course introduces public health theory and practice. Consideration will be given to the history and development of public health movements in Canada and globally; the integration of health knowledge into institutional policy and professional practise; and the methodological, scientific, social, professional, and organizational bases of public health.

Additional Course Information

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Academic Planning Committee Revisions April 1, 2019: HS102 renumbered from HS207; Description revised and prerequisite deleted; effective September 1, 2019.