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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Spring 2018


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    AAS 414SEM - Health Prob Black Commun
    Lecture
    Health Prob Black Commun DPT Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   20974   Enrollment Capacity:   30
    Section:   DPT   Enrollment Total:   11
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   19
    Dates:   01/29/2018 - 05/11/2018   Status:   OPEN WITH RESERVES
    Days, Time:   M W F , 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
    Room:   Baldy 108 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
    Reserve Capacities
    Description Enrollment Capacity Enrollment Total  
    Force Reg: Seats Reserved 6 0  
    Comments
    This course will address the range of public health issues affecting people of color, and health disparities both with the black community and between racial and ethnic groups. Through class discussions based on the examination of current events, videos, and class readings we will seek to interpret how various conditions such as housing and homicide present behavioral and mental health issues among black people in the black community, especially children. The course does not require prior knowledge of African American Studies.
      Course Description
    Addresses issues of health and disease in the African Diaspora from the point of view of African peoples biology and culture. Includes African healing traditions in the Caribbean and North America, as well as black responses to modern medical revolutions. Examines selected public health issues in black communities, such as AIDS and homicide.
      Instructor(s)
                 Pierce-Tate, D D look up    
      On-line Resources
    Other Courses Taught By: Pierce-Tate, D D