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Master of Public Health (Specialization in Gerontology) (Course Option) (TB)(W)

Students must complete a total of 7.0 FCEs, including a 400-hour practicum in the area of aging and health. Program requirements include:


(a) Required Courses
Health Sciences 5010 - Foundations of Public and Population Health (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5013 - Social and Ecological Determinants of Health (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5030 - Introduction to Biostatistics (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5070 - Epidemiology l (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5210 - Health Promotion and Illness Prevention (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5213 - Environmental and Occupational Public Health (0.5 FCE)
Health Sciences 5510 - Program Planning and Evaluation (0.5 FCE)
 
(b) Specialization Electives
Two half-course electives (total 1.0 FCE) at the graduate level.
All students must complete two half-courses (1.0 FCE) among the following:

Gerontology 5010: Current Issues in Gerontology (0.5 FCE)
Gerontology 5710: Interdisciplinary Theory and Practice in Gerontology (0.5 FCE)
Gerontology 5090: Special Topics (in Gerontology) (0.5 FCE)

(c) General Electives
Two half courses eletive (total 1.0 FCE) at the graduate level.
 
(d) Practicum
Health Sciences 5805 (9805) - Master of Public Health Practicum and Report (1.5 FCEs)