Global Health and Human Rights
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course focuses on the social determinants that influence the health of individuals, communities and countries and the social justice issues to which they give rise as an example of social and economic human rights in practice. Topics may include: economic, social and political dimensions of global emergency services; humanitarian aid; world health systems and development; international disease transmission; and population health and social justice. he course will include comparative case studies of national health systems drawn from the Global North and Global South. (Cross-listed as HS329.)

Additional Course Information
Registration status: Year 3 or Year 4, or permission of the instructor