These data suggest that legislation was driven by a national agenda, and that the pattern of which laws were passed was based not on where they were economically necessary, but on where they were politically feasible. Understanding national legislative patterns The state-by-state pattern of public employment cuts, pension rollbacks, and union busting makes little sense from an economic standpoint. But it becomes much more intelligible when understood as a political phenomenon. In Wisconsin, for instance, long-standing restrictions that limited corporate political spending were ruled invalid.
In addition to 15 core credits, all MPH students are required to complete a one 1 credit field experience, two 2 credits of the Culminating Experience, and twelve 12 credits of electives. The course will cover descriptive statistics, probability concepts, and estimation of parameters, hypothesis testing, simple linear regression, correlation, and analysis of attribute data.
Health Behavior and Risk Reduction 3 An introduction to the concepts, theories, and status of research in health promotion and disease prevention, with an emphasis on methods employed to modify group and individual health-related behaviors.
This course examines methods of ascertaining health behaviors, the design and interpretation of behavioral intervention programs to modify behaviors, and current trends in the study of how lifestyle and preventive health practices impact on public health.
Issues in Environmental Health 3 Major environmental health issues. The course addresses public health issues in the management of water quality, wastewater, occupational health, trace elements, municipal and hazardous waste, vector control and air quality.
Principles of Epidemiology 3 Epidemiology is the study of patterns of disease in human populations and the application of this study to the control of health problems.
Epidemiology forms the backbone of public health. You will need to have a strong understanding of the basic principles of this discipline to be able to read and understand published public health literature. Epidemiology helps biomedical and public health researchers understand whether their findings are real or due to chance alone.
This course will provide you with the basic epidemiologic tools needed to conduct population-based health research.
Introduction to Health Policy and Management 3 This course uses a multi-disciplinary approach to policy and management in both the healthcare and the public health systems. Students will learn the organization, financing, and delivery of services within these systems as well as their legal and ethical bases.
Students will also develop skills in program planning, development, budgeting, and evaluation; in strategic planning; in ensuring community health safety and preparedness; and in quality improvement initiatives.
A central theme of the course is the accessibility and outcomes of care for urban and immigrant populations.
Categorical Data Analysis 3.Course Area: Not a general education course Designations: Formative Experiences This accounting internship is designed for College of Business students who desire to gain real-world experience in the accounting field through on-the-job practice.
The Levy Economics Institute of Bard College is a non-profit, nonpartisan, public policy think tank. Collective Bargaining Agreement and Salary Schedules for Certificated and Classified Staff.
Course Area: Not a general education course Designations: Formative Experiences This accounting internship is designed for College of Business students who desire to gain real-world experience in the accounting field through on-the-job practice.
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Community Health Sciences. This program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to identify major behavioral, social, and cultural factors that impact the health of resident and immigrant individuals, their families, and their communities in urban settings. Dear Twitpic Community - thank you for all the wonderful photos you have taken over the years. We have now placed Twitpic in an archived state. AFAM Intro to African American Studies This course provides an overview of African American history and culture. Topics include major events, persons, and issues spanning the period from the African heritage to contemporary times.