- Schedule of Classes - September 9, 2021 7:14PM EDT
- Course Catalog - September 9, 2021 7:15PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.
Students enrolled in this course will complete a nine-week intensive health and development policy research project based in the Zambian context. Students will work with a Cornell peer and a local organization in Lusaka to complete and present a research paper on a global health and development topic of relevance to Zambia. This course will include collaborative and cross-cultural virtual learning, facilitated critical reflection, and professional skill development.
When Offered Summer.
Permission Note Enrollment limited to: students formally accepted into the Global Health Summer Program in Lusaka, Zambia.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: NS 2600, NS 4620.
Distribution Category (CA-HE)
Course Attribute (CU-CEL, CU-ITL)
- Describe a public health issue through engagement in practice, policy, or research.
- Examine and explain the key characteristics and interests of their host organization, hospital, institution, or research project, and how they relate to public health issue they have described and analyzed.
- Analyze a public health issue integrating academic knowledge and experiential learning.
- Document and explain how the applied experience advanced academic, professional, and personal learning goals.
- Demonstrate the capacity to critically reflect on their own values, ethics, assumptions and actions in the context of cultures, collaborations and institutions.
- Demonstrate the capacity to collaborate across differences (e.g. cultural, social, personal, economic, values, religious).
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Graded(Letter grades only)
Class Number & Section Details
- MTWRF Online Meeting
- May 31 - Jul 23, 2021
Instruction Mode: Online
Prerequisite: NS 2600: Introduction to Global Health, and NS 4620: Global Service Learning Pre-Departure Seminar. Permission of instructor required. Taught in Lusaka, Zambia in the past - will be online for 2021. Enrollment limited to: Students in the Global Health and ILR Summer Program in Zambia. Enrollment questions should be directed to the DNS Global Health Fellow, Mia Haller (email@example.com). (Dates: June 1st - July 30th)
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