Master of Arts in the Field of International Affairs, Global Health Concentration

See note regarding special topics and PUBH courses.*

Required course (2 credits)
PUBH 6400Global Health Frameworks (fall semester only)
Supporting courses (10 credits)
ANTH 6505Medical Anthropology (3 credits)
GEOG 6223Seminar: Population and Health (3 credits)
Research methods in global health:
PUBH 6410Global Health Study Design (2 credits)
PUBH 6411Global Health Qualitative Research Methods (2 credits)
PUBH 6412Global Health Quantitative Research Methods (3 credits)
PUBH 6416Ethical and Cultural Issues in Global Health Research and Programs (1 credit)
Theory and methods courses in global health:
PUBH 6430Theories for Global Health Communication Interventions (2 credits)
PUBH 6435Global Health Program Development and Implementation (2 credits)
PUBH 6436Global Health Program Management and Leadership (2 credits)
Global health content courses:
PUBH 6128Global Environmental and Occupational Health (2 credits)
PUBH 6132Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) in Low-Income Countries (1 credit)
PUBH 6440Global Health Economics and Finance (2 credits)
PUBH 6441Global Health Organizations and Regulations (2 credits)
PUBH 6442Comparative Global Health Systems (2 credits)
PUBH 6443Global Health Agreements and Conventions (2 credits)
PUBH 6480Public Health in Humanitarian Settings (Public Health in Complex Emergencies (2 credits))
PUBH 6481Global Mental Health (2 credits)
PUBH 6482International Food and Nutrition Policy (2 credits)
PUBH 6499Topics in Global Health (1-3 credits)
Students should consult the academic advisor with questions rergarding additional pre-approved supporting courses.

*Specific subject matter covered in special/selected topics courses varies by semester. Consult the Schedule of Classes for each semester's offerings. Topics courses not listed here may be used to fulfill program requirements if approved by the Program Director.

Most Public Health (PUBH) courses are offered for 2 credits instead of 3. Students pursuing the global health concentration should consult their academic advisor with questions regarding course selection.