2018-2019 Catalog

UEP 307 Public Health Practicum

The community health internship course is designed to provide students with real-world experiences to develop new skills and enhance insights into myriad community health issues concerns and solutions. Under supervision of the course instructor and in collaboration with a community proctor/partner students will intern for 8-hours a week at a health focused non-profit organization community clinic or government agency. A combination of internship experience class discussions written reports and journal entries will help students reflect on how health and health care are delivered in underserved communities. Before registering students should check to make sure that they are available during the preset internship hours. Internship hours and activities can be viewed at the Community Health Engagement website: http://bit.ly/1sDCTeJ


4 units


UEP 203 (may be taken concurrently)

Core Requirements Met

  • United States Diversity