Global Health Courses

Courses listed below have at least 50% of their content is related to global health.

Please note that the day/time of courses may change periodically. Refer to ConnectCarolina to confirm the day/time of courses for each semester and for complete course descriptions.

Course #Course TitleCreditsFacultySemesterSkills-Based or Topic-BasedPrerequisites and Requirements
BIO 670Demographic Techniques3Suchindran and BilsborrowFallSkills-Based
ENVR 404Life Cycle Assessment: Energy and the Environment3SpringSkills-Based
ENVR 475Global Climate Change: Interdisciplinary Perspectives1WestSpringTopic-BasedPass/Fail Only
ENVR 525 (Formerly ENVR 682)Water, Sanitation, Hygiene, and Global Health3FisherFallSkills-Based
ENVR 610 (Formerly ENVR 890-005)Global Perspectives on Environmental Health InequalitiesWoodsFallTopic-Based
ENVR 685Water and Sanitation Planning and Policy in Developing Countries3WhittingtonAlternate SpringsTopic-BasedPermission of instructor required.
ENVR 705 (PUBH 705)One Health Intellectual Exchange Course: "Philosophy to Practical Integration of Human, Animal and Environmental Health3Sackey-HarrisFallTopic-Based
ENVR 755Analysis of Water Resource Systems3CharacklisFallSkills-BasedPermission of the instructor required for nonmajors
ENVR 785Public Investment Theory (City and Regional Planning 785, Public Policy 785)3WhittingtonAlternate SpringsSkills-BasedPrerequisites: EPID 710 and BIOS 600
ENVR 789Working, Studying and Conducting Research Abroad2TomaroSpringSkills-Based
ENVR 989Environmental Crisis Management3Stuart, Vizuete, and WoodsSummerSkills-BasedRequired for Global Health MPH Concentration.
EPID 760Vaccine Epidemiology3SmithSpringTopic-Based
EPID 785Environmental Epidemiology3EngelSpringTopic-Based
EPID 799B-001Pandemics (Focus on COVID-19): History, Epidemiology, and Mitigation2Pettifor, WeberFallTopic-Based
HBEH 753Qualitative Research Methods3MamanSpringSkills-BasedPermission required for non-majors. Course required for Health Behavior MPH Concentration.
HBEH 754Advanced Qualitative Methods in Health Behavior and Research3BarringtonFallSkills-BasedPrerequisite HBHE 753 or equivalent.
HBEH 756Social and Peer Support in Health: An Ecological and Global Perspective3FisherSpringTopic-Based
HBEH 815Theoretical and Conceptual Foundations of Health Behavior3Villa-TorresFallTopic-Based
HBEH 861Global Mental Health3FisherFallTopic-Based
HPM 565 (PLCY 565)Global Health Policy3MeierSpringTopic-Based
HPM 571 (PLCY 570)Health & Human Rights3MeierFallTopic-Based
HPM 664 (MHCH 664)Globalization and Health3Fried SpringTopic-Based
HPM 715Health Economics for Policy and Management3SylviaFallSkills-Based
MHCH 605Survey Course on Breastfeeding and Public Health3PalmquistSpringSkills-Based
MHCH 664* (HPM 664)Globalization and Health3FriedSpringTopic-Based
MHCH 680*Global Sexual and Reproductive Health1SpeizerSpringTopic-Based
MHCH 716International Family Planning and Reproductive Health3Curtis and BloomSpringTopic-BasedPermission of instructor for non-majors.
MHCH 722Global Maternal Child Health3SinghFallTopic-Based
MHCH 723Introduction to Monitoring and Evaluation of Global MCH Programs3Barden-O'FallonSpringSkills-BasedRequired for MCFH and Global Health MPH Concentrations.
MHCH 862Maternal and Child Health Program Evaluation3AngelesSpringSkills-BasedPrerequisites: Knowledge of SAS or STATA, MHCH 713 or equivalent. Permission required for 1st yr doctoral students, non-majors and master’s students.
NUTR 696-006Taxes, Bans, & Burgers: Directed Readings in Global Food Policy1TaillieAlternate SpringsTopic-Based
NUTR 745International Nutrition3Adair, Bentley, WasserAlternate FallsTopic-Based
PUBH 420/720The HIV/AIDS Course1StraussSpringTopic-Based
PUBH 704Foundations of Global Health Elective2-3CarloughSpringTopic-Based
PUBH 705 (ENVR 705)One Health Intellectual Exchange Course: "Philosophy to Practical Integration of Human, Animal and Environmental Health1-3Sackey-HarrisFallTopic-Based
PUBH 711Critical Issues in Global Health3DubéFallTopic-BasedRequired for Global Health MPH Concentration.
PUBH 712Global Health Ethics 3DubéSpringTopic-BasedRequired for Global Health MPH Concentration.
PUBH 714Monitoring and Evaluation of Global Health Programs3SamandariSummerSkills-Based
PHCY 839Global and Rural Health: Maximizing Interprofessional Teams to Impact Patient Outcomes1Steeb, KiserSpringTopic-Based
PLCY 565 (HPM 565)Global Health Policy3MeierSpringTopic-Based
PLCY 570 (HPM 571)Health & Human Rights3MeierFallTopic-Based
SOWO 881Development Theory and Practice in Global Settings3ChowaFallSkills-Based
N625Global and Interprofessional Approaches to Solve Complex Cases3Baernholdt, ZomorodiFallSkills-Based