Introduction to Public Health
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Introduction to Public Health

Public Health 101 - A Quick Guide to Public Health
3.0 (1 rating)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
3 students enrolled
Created by Dee Brown
Last updated 2/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 34 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Define public health
  • Describe at least three contributions made during the ancient and middle age eras of public health
  • Identify the great achievements of public health
  • Identify the core functions and essential public health services
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Requirements
  • This course has no specific prerequisites
Description

This super short course is designed to be a quick introduction for beginning students to the history of public health. The course is divided into eight topics. Specific areas that will be further explored in the course include: the definition and history of public health, understanding the determinants of health, and how disease prevention and health promotion relate to public health. 

Who is the target audience?
  • The target student for this course is anyone interested in learning the basic principles of public health
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Curriculum For This Course
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Public Health- The Basics
13 Lectures 34:06


Topic 2- History, Achievements, Modern Day Public Health
09:17


Topic 3- Core Functions and Essential Services of Public Health
03:28


Topic 4- Public Health vs. Medicine
00:40


Topic 5- Partners of Public Health
00:27

Topic 6- Determinants of Health
00:33

Health Determinants 

Topic 6 Quiz Health Determinants
4 questions

Topic 7- Public Health Careers
01:55

Topic 8- What's Next in Public Health?
05:25

What's Next?

Topic 8 Quiz- What's Next?
5 questions

Completion/References
02:11
About the Instructor
Dee Brown
3.0 Average rating
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3 Students
1 Course
Public Health at Udemy

Dee Brown has a  Masters of Public Health degree with a concentration in Community Health Education. She is currently an Outreach Coordinator and works on health education and outreach projects for various cancer research foundations.  She has been involved with outreach projects for years, predominately where it involves HIV/AIDS education and cancer prevention. She is also an active member of the American Public Health Association (APHA).