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Eck Institute for Global Health

Curriculum

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Total credits required for degree = 32 credits

    Required classes = 24 credits

    Elective classes = 8 credits

 

Required Courses


     FALL SEMESTER (required credits = 11)

Global Health Challenges
GH 60591-01 (CRN: 18100) – 2 credits
Professor Katherine Taylor

Topics in Disease Epidemiology
BIOS 60590-01 (CRN: 15406) – 3 credits
Professor Edwin Michael

Quantitative Research Methods in Global Health
GH 60610-01 (CRN: 18197) – 3 credits
Professor Roya Ghiaseddin

Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health
GH 60611-01 (CRN: 18256) – 1 credit
Professor Naomi Penney

Global Health Project Management
GH 60592-01 (CRN: 18099) – 1 credit
Professor David Leege and Professor Paul Perrin

Capstone Seminar
GH 68550-01 (CRN: 18242) – 1 credit
Professor Lacey Ahern and Professor Heidi Beidinger
 

     SPRING SEMESTER (required credits = 8)

Quantitative Research Methods in Global Health II
GH 60615 – 2 credits
Professor Roya Ghiaseddin

Global Health Ethics
GH 60545 – 2 credits
Professor David Addiss

Global Health Colloquium
GH 60601 – 1 credit
Professor Katherine Taylor

Capstone Research
GH 68551-01 – 2 credits
Professor Lacey Ahern

Leadership: Theory, Discovery and Application
GH 60620 - 1 Credit
Professor Heidi Beidinger

 

     SUMMER SEMESTER (required credits = 5)

Capstone Field Research
GH 68552-01 – 5 Credits
Professor Lacey Ahern

 

Elective Courses


This list contains recommended electives (for both spring and fall) but is not exhaustive. Students may search across the university for other appropriate electives they want to take (this requires approval from the program). Please visit Class Search on InsideND for the most updated information.

 

     FALL SEMESTER

            * Course requires approval from the professor.  Please email the professor to get approval.

Medical Microbiology *
GH 60455-01 (CRN: 14587) – 3 Credits
Professor Shaun Lee

International Development in Practice: What Works in Development *
GH 60595-01 (CRN: 15408) – 3 Credits
Professor Stephen Reifenberg

Improving Maternal and Child Health Services: Maternal and Infant Matrix Storyboard Methodology 
GH 60594-03 (CRN: 18236) – 1 Credit
Professor Brian McCarthy

Water, Disease and Global Health
BIOS 60610-01 (CRN: 16556) – 3 Credits
Professor Joshua Shrout

Topics in Parasitology & Vector Biology *
BIOS 60579-01 (CRN: 15292) – 1-3 Credits
Professor Frank Collins and Professor Gregory Madey

Medical Molecular Parasitology
BIOS 40420-01 (CRN: 15152) – 3 Credits
Professor Miguel Morales

A.I.D.S.
BIOS 40440 (CRN 20594) - 3 credits
Professor Malcolm Fraser

Topics in Pathobiology *
BIOS 60550 (CRN 15688) - 1 - 3 credits
Professors Shaun Lee and Kasturi Haldar

Health Economics *
ECON 43565 (CRN 19921) - 3 credits
Professor William Evans
(prerequisite - quality stats course that has used the ordinary least squares regression model and calculus)

Stat Methods in Data Mining *
ACMS 40875 (CRN 19736) - 3 credits
Professor Jun Li
(prerequisite - Statistical Methods & Data Analysis or similar course.  Students are also required to be experienced in R programming)

Topics in Global Health
BIOS 60569 (CRN 16552) - 3 credits
Professor Edwin Michael

Anthropology of Poverty
ANTH 63375 (CRN 20272) - 3 credits
Professor Rahul Oka


     SPRING SEMESTER


GH 60201 - Section 01: Geographic Information Systems (CRN 29916)
Professor Matthew Sisk  (3 credits)                                                                                                  

GH 60408 - Section 01: Arthropods and Human Disease (CRN 26299)
Professor Frank Collins and Nicole Achee  (3 credits)        

GH 60550 - Section 01: Tpcs in Global Health: mHealth (CRN 29918)
Long Title: Topics in Global Health: Mobile Health (mHealth) and Technologies for Development
Professor Tom Marentette  (2 credits)

GH 63300 - Section 01: Home and Dome (CRN 29919)
Long Title: Home and Dome: Neighborhood Community-Based Research and Geo-Tagging
Professor Danielle Wood, Matthew Sisk, Mary Beckman  (1 credit)  

CHEM 60520 - Section 02: Principles of Biochemistry (CRN 24264)
Professor Patricia Clark  (3 credits)

BIOS 60202 - Section 01: Global Bioethics Seminar (CRN 29394)
Professor Celia Deane-Drummond  (1 credit) 

BIOS 60530 - Section 01: Immunobiol of Infect Diseases (CRN 26175)
Long Title: Immunobiology of Infectious Disease 
Professor Jeffrey Schorey, Mary Ann McDowell  (3 credits)

BIOS 60579 - Section 01: Topics in Parasitology & VB (CRN 20022)
Long Title: Topics in Parasitology and Vector Biology; Medical and Veterinary Parasitology
Professor Jennifer Robichaud  (3 credits)

BIOS 60568 - Section 01: Topics in Infectious Disease (CRN 30392)
Long Title: Topics in Infectious Diseases: Polymicrobial Interactions
Professor Patricia Champion, Shaun Lee  (1 to 4 credits)

BIOS 60206 - Section 01: Case Studies in Global Health (CRN 30423)
Professor Marie Donahue  (1 credit)



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