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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 120 - Introduction to Population Health

Credit(s): 3
INTRO TO POPULATION HEALTH
Provides an overview of the theoretical and scientific foundations of population health for delivery of health care within an inter-professional team. Cultural competency relative to diverse and vulnerable populations and an introduction to the social determinants of health is addressed. Health literacy is considered relative to populations. The context of transitions in care delivery for individuals and aggregates/clinical populations across the life span will be introduced. Assessment and prevention through community engagement will be emphasized with a service learning project.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
RESTRICTIONS: Nursing majors only.
Course Typically Offered: Fall and Winter
General Education Objectives: