PPHS 1200: Introduction to the Health Professions (2021-2022)

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This seminar course provides students with a framework from which they can begin to investigate a career in the professional health sciences. The course provides a holistic orientation that prepares students for participation in our program, and sets them on the path for successful admission to graduate and professional programs in allopathic, osteopathic and veterinary medicine, dentistry, podiatry, occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, physician assistant and optometry. Instruction will include guest speakers, lectures, and multimedia resources. Short readings introduce students to narrative medicine, discourses on social disparities and social factors contributing to negative health outcomes. This course is the entry point for all students interested in PPHS careers. Community service component required. May be repeated for credit 2 times.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Winter 20088 1 Charlotte Pratt
12:00PM-12:50 PM
Otto Miller Hall 109
100 of 100 seats open
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Grade Modes: (Default) Pass/No Credit
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term