Minor Requirements

Five courses are required to complete the Public Health minor.

COURSEWORK

Core Courses

UEP 203Introduction to Public Health

4 units

BIO 238Epidemiology

4 units

STATISTICS REQUIREMENT

Students must complete one of the following courses:

BIO 268Biostatistics

4 units

MATH 146/COMP 146Statistics

4 units

PSYC 201Statistics in Psychological Science

4 units

UEP 305Urban Data Analysis

4 units

ELECTIVES

Two additional courses from the list below:

HIST 274Medicine and Disease in Western Society

4 units

HIST 277Women and Community Health

4 units

KINE 104Introduction to Kinesiology

4 units

KINE 210Nutrition and Homeostasis

4 units

KINE 304Human Physiology

4 units

PHIL 250Bioethics

4 units

PHIL 353Health and Social Justice

4 units

PSYC 334Health Psychology

4 units

SOC 320Health and Illness

4 units

UEP 201Environmental Health and Policy

4 units

UEP 248/DWA 248Global Public Health

4 units

UEP 249/DWA 249Public Health and Human Rights: Global and Local Practices

4 units

UEP 299/KINE 299Women's Sports and Empowerment

4 units

UEP 307Public Health Practicum

4 units

*Each elective course selection must be from a different department.

As new courses develop, more options may be added to this list. Students will be strongly encouraged to participate in internship, volunteer, or research opportunities within the field of public health (e.g. UEP 307) before they graduate.