Global Public Health Minor

Minor - Global Public Health (Minor)

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 21

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

Note: Students must take all core courses from The University of Montana’s curriculum, but can receive content credit for relevant practicum and internships experience and for relevant courses taken at other universities if approved by the program director.


Required Courses6
Core Electives9
Content Electives6
Total Hours21

Required Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following:

BIOM 227Vectors and Parasites3
PSCI 227Global Health Issues3
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Core Electives

Note: The student should select the Ethnobotany of Amerindians section of PHAR 391.

The student should select the Public Health Genetics section of PHAR 491.

Select 9 credits from the following:9
Health Aspects of Aging
Social Change in NnWstrn Socts
Culture, Health and Healing
Medical Microbiology
General Parasitology
General Parasitology Lab
Theory Practicum Community Health Education
Program Plannig in Community Health
Comm in Health Organizations
Intro Health Economics
Am Ind Health Issues
Special Topics (Ethnobotany of Amerindians section)
Special Topics (Public Health Genetics section)
Philosophy & Biomedical Ethics
Politics of Global Migration
Development Administration
Social Work Global Context
Population and Society
Total Hours9

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Content Electives

Select 6 credits from the following:6
Culture and Population
Special Topics
Quan Ethnographic Field Methds
Evolution and Genetic Variation in Human Populations
Mind, Culture and Society
Ethnographic Field Methods
Drugs, Culture and Society
Evolution and Society
Human Form and Function I
Human Form and Function II
Principles Medical Physiology
Microbiology for Hlth Sciences
Medical Bacteriology& Mycology
International & Dvlpmnt Comm
Intercultural Communication
Communication and Health
Issues in Economic Development
Health and Mind/Body/Spirit
Ecol Persp in Nat Amer Trad
Native American Beliefs/Philos
Basic Human Nutrition
Climate Policies: China & U.S.
Politics of Africa
US Multicultural Politics
Multicultural Psychology
Hum Behav & Soc Environ
S W Policy & Services
Women & Soc Action Amer
Social Work Ethics
Social Gerontology
Death, Dying and Grief
Sociology of the Family
Sociology of Poverty
Gender and Global Development
Social and Political Perspectives on Women, Men, and Sexuality
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-