HLTH 444

HLTH 444: Community Organization and Health Advocacy
3.0 SH

This course focuses on the context of community-based health organizations (CBHO's) and their functions. Emphasis is placed on the political and economical management of these organizations and their future role in improving health outcomes. Included is an examination of the advocacy model of community health and development of the strategies and skills necessary to become an effective health advocate. 3 hours lecture.

Prerequisites: Health Education major or departmental approval.