Introduction to the diversity of epidemiology and resources across the globe.
Gives the student a wide view of the diseases that plague the globe and common factors that allow for healthy communities.
Gives the student insight into the immense opportunities afforded through global health to represent the ministry of Christ.
Jesus sent his disciples to preach and heal.
The concept of health and standards of health vary by region and need to be contextualized especially in low resource areas.
How to have intercultural sensitivity and understanding.
Applying some simple knowledge of health and prevention to promote health.
Each student explores the region that they are in or plan to be in, in terms of epidemiology, resources, cultural norms, barriers, and health promotion.