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Mar 26, 2016 by Candice Johnson (candicej)
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PUBH 6133 : Social Dimensions in Climate Change and Health
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:03:58 GMT
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 18:34:08 GMT
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Environmental and Occupational Health
Prevention and Community Health
Public Health (PUBH)
Programs referencing this course
EHSP-MPH: Environmental Health Science and Policy
GEH-MPH: Global Environmental Health
PHCM-MPH: Public Health Communication and Marketing
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Public Health (PUBH)
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Social Dimensions in Climate Change and Health
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Social Dimen Clim Chnge & Hlth
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The drivers of climate change and outcomes with particular focus on health dimensions; obstacles, vulnerabilities, inequality, and adaptation as well as technical and social solutions.
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
Describe the health impacts of climate change
Outline the domestic and international policies on climate change mitigation and adaptation
Identify disparities in who is causing, suffering from, and responding to climate change
Discuss the economic, social, and political factors shaping action on climate change
Illustrate human perceptions of and psychological coping with climate change
Communicate about climate change issues to multiple audiences with evidence-based effective strategies.
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Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Changed from 2 to 3 Credits after approval by SPH CC - August 2016
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 18:34:09 GMT
Rollback: to question school re: whether syllabus still reflects 2 credits and should be updated