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GLPH 171 Social and Physical Determinants of Health and Disease

GLPH 171  Social and Physical Determinants of Health and Disease  Units: 3.00  

Social and Physical Determinants of Health and Disease will use evidence-based practices to address the impact of social and environmental sources on health at both an individual and population level. Students will focus how the contexts of peoples' lives affect their health, methods for measuring contextual effects, and the role of medical systems in creating health. Students will gain skills to understand and evaluate scientific literature and become community advocates for health by researching and preparing a PSA as a cumulative assessment.
NOTE: Also offered online. Consult the Bachelor of Health Sciences program office.

Learning Hours: 120 (48 Online Activity, 72 Private Study)  
Requirements: Exclusion HLTH 101/3.0; GPHY 339/3.0  
Offering Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences  

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...and Philosophy of Health and Healthcare) or GLPH 171 (Social and Physical Determinants of Health...