Global Health Studies Adjunct Major
Students must also complete the Undergraduate Registration Requirement and the degree requirements of their home school.
|Adjunct Major Requirements (11 units)|
|4 core courses:|
|GBL_HLTH 301-0||Introduction to International Public Health|
|GBL_HLTH 302-0||Global Bioethics|
|GBL_HLTH 309-0||Biomedicine and World History|
|or GBL_HLTH 322-0||The Social Determinants of Health|
|GBL_HLTH 320-0||Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health|
|3 additional GBL_HLTH courses 1|
|4 elective courses. Courses taken abroad can be counted as electives; students may study abroad more than once and receive up to 2 elective credits per program. Remaining elective credits can be fulfilled by health-related courses from various departments, as listed on the GHS website.|
GBL_HLTH 399-0 Independent Study and courses taken abroad may not be counted toward this requirement.
- All adjunct majors in Global Health Studies must complete an approved international experience in one of Northwestern’s public health programs or another supervised international health experience approved in advance by the program director. Courses taken abroad can be counted as electives. Students may study abroad more than once and receive up to 2 elective credits per program.
- All adjunct majors require completion of a stand-alone major as well.