Global Health

Learning Objectives

Objective 1

Investigate global trends and issues that affect health and well-being at local, regional, national, and transnational levels using multiple sources and disciplinary methods.

Objective 2

Critically analyze the programs, policies, and social movements that aim to address and improve health.

Objective 3

Interpret how socioeconomic, historical, political, and biological determinants of health intersect to affect global public health.

Objective 4

Evaluate how cultural values and practices, as well as unequal structures, affect people's experiences of health, illness, and healing globally.

College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University

Ellen Block, Ph.D.
Sociology Department
SJU Simons Hall 118
320-363-3193