MAJOR PROGRAM IN HEALTH STUDIES - HEALTH POLICY (ARTS)

Program Requirements
This program requires the completion of 8.0 credits, as described below.


CORE (5.5 Credits)

1. 1.0 credit at A-level:
HLTA02H3 Foundations of Health Studies I
HLTA03H3 Foundations of Health Studies II

2. 2.5 credits as follows:
HLTB16H3 Introduction to Public Health
HLTB41H3 Introduction to the Social Determinants of Health
HLTB50H3 Introduction to Health Humanities
PHLB09H3 Biomedical Ethics
[ STAB22H3 Statistics I or STAB23H3 Introduction to Statistics for the Social Sciences]

3. 1.5 credits as follows:
HLTB15H3 Introduction to Health Research Methodology
HLTB40H3 Health Policy and Health Systems
[ ANTC67H3 Foundations in Epidemiology or HLTC27H3 Community Health and Epidemiology]

4. 0.5 credit at the D-level in HLT courses

OPTIONS (2.5 credits)

5. 0.5 credit at the B-level from the following:
HLTB11H3 Basic Human Nutrition
HLTB20H3 Contemporary Human Evolution and Variation

6. 0.5 credit at the B-level from the following:
GGRB28H3 Geographies of Disease
HLTB11H3 Basic Human Nutrition (if not used towards requirement 5)
HLTB20H3 Contemporary Human Evolution and Variation (if not used towards requirement 5)
HLTB42H3 Perspectives of Culture, Illness and Healing
IDSB04H3 Introduction to International/Global Health*
*Note: IDSB04H3 has prerequisites that are not part of this program.

7. 1.5 credits at the C-level from the following:
ANTC24H3 Culture, Mental Illness, and Psychiatry
ANTC61H3 Medical Anthropology: Illness and Healing in Cultural Perspective
HLTC02H3 Gender and Health
HLTC04H3 Critical Qualitative Health Research Methods
HLTC16H3 Introduction to Health Information Systems
HLTC17H3 Introduction to Rehabilitation Sciences
HLTC19H3 Chronic Diseases
HLTC22H3 Health, Aging and the Life Cycle
HLTC23H3 Issues in Child Health and Development
HLTC42H3 Emerging Health Issues and Policy Needs
HLTC43H3 Politics of Canadian Health Policy
HLTC44H3 Comparative Health Policy Systems
HLTC46H3 Globalization, Gender and Health 
HLTC47H3 Special Topics in Health Studies
HLTC48H3 Special Topics in Health Studies
HLTC49H3 Indigenous Health
HLTC50H3 The Human-Animal Interface
HLTC51H3 Special Topics in Health and Society
HLTC52H3 Special Topics in Health Humanities
HLTD11H3 Program and Policy Evaluation
IDSC11H3 Issues in Global and International Health*
*Note: IDSC11H3 has prerequisites that are not part of this program.