Global Health & Social Justice
King's College London
Area of Study
Anthropology, Development Studies, Global Health, Health Science, International Health
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4.5 - 6
Hours & Credits
This module will expose you to the major issues and debates in global health to increase your understanding of global health challenges.
Through lectures, group activities and individual reflection you will cover several disciplines including: economics, political sciences, development studies, anthropology, public health and ethics.
You will develop the skills to critically assess scientific research and practises- with an aim to address global health inequalities. Whilst also gaining a foundation in philosophical debates about social justice and health equity.
Seminars and Tutorials
One learning journal of 500 words (10%)
One essay of 1500 words (50%)
A1 poster - presentation (15%) and group mark (25%)
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations