NYU Steinhardt

Health and Society: Introduction to Public Health

  • Course Number: PUHE-UE 0070
  • Hours: 60
  • Units: 4
  • Description: This course examines the various dimensions of the field of public health & how the public's health is protected. Students will explore the ways social, economic, & political forces influence the health of populations. Additionally, this course will focus upon some of the current ethical public health dilemmas where the rights of the individual vesus the rights of society come into conflict.
  • Old Course Number: E33.0070