Public Health Communication   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

COM 624 - Public Health Communication

Examines the fundamentals of public health communication, the role that it plays in health care delivery, disease prevention, and health promotion. Explores public health challenges and identifies strategies to confront them. Applies research-based models and theories of health assessment and promotion at individual, organizational, agency, governmental, and public levels. Course offered each semester. Prerequisites: Admission to the Master of Public Health program or the Master of Science in Communication program.

Credits: 3