Public Health Communications

The public health community - individuals and organizations - have an important role to play in shaping how populations receive and gain access to accurate health information. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention defines health communication as "the and use of communication strategies to inform and influence individual and community decisions that enhance health." This class will provide an introduction to the issues and methods associated with effective communication of health related information.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Public Health
Number: 
PUBHLTH 323
Semester: 
Summer 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, July 13, 2018
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