Perspectives in Global Health

Course Number: NURS 421
Credit(s): 2
Prerequisite(s): NURS 420

Interdisciplinary clinically focused elective course. Explores issues that directly or indirectly affect health in low and middle resource countries. Students will travel to a supervised international site for an introduction to the health care delivery system of the country focused on the global/public health concepts of health promotion and risk reduction. Purpose is to broaden the student's worldview and global perspectives of health care issues. Emphasis is on health equity among nations and for all people.