Global Health Studies Minor

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Minor Requirements (7 units)
2 core courses:
GBL_HLTH 301-0Introduction to International Public Health
GBL_HLTH 302-0Global Bioethics
or GBL_HLTH 320-0 Qualitative Research Methods in Global Health
2 additional GBL_HLTH courses 1
3 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.
  • All minors 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.