Available courses for health workers in peace issues

The Hitchhiker's Guide to Global Health

Course level / degree:
Undergraduate (first three years of higher education or Bachelor-Level)
Related fields of medical peace work:
Civil protection and human securityHealth diplomacy, communication and conflict resolutionSustainable development and poverty reductionSocial justice and equal access to medicines and health services
Target groups:
Medical Students
Country:
UK
Institution:
UCL
Main Topics:
Globalisation, international health actors, inequality, international aid, maternal and child health, access to medicines and neglected disease issues, humanitarian aid work
Aim:
to provide an overview of issues in international development such as trade, aid and international organisations, with particular reference to their application in the fields of health and healthcare
Requirements:
for 2nd year UCL medical students only
Open to external students or non members:
No
Elective or obligatory:
Elective
Fee:
Duration:
8 weeks
Contact hours:
3 hours per week
Credits:
Teaching Methodologies:
Lectures, workshops, debates
Contact Details:
Queries should be directed to cihdu@ich.ucl.ac.uk
Language:
English
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