Community Health Electives

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with a major in Community Health requires the completion of 15 credits of approved program electives. Students can use these electives to pursue university minors in certain areas. Not more than three classes will be considered per subject area (i.e., PH, PSY, NFS, SOC, etc.). Other electives not listed can be approved by your assigned academic advisor.

Note: *Meets General Education Requirements | **Requires Prerequisite Coursework or Approval

Courses Cr. Hrs.
AFS 2600 (SOC 2600): Race and Racism in America* 3
ANT 3400 Introduction to Medical Anthropology* 3
ANT 5240 Cross Cultural Study of Gender** 3
ANT 5400 Anthropology of Health and Illness** 3
COM 3400 Theories of Communication 3
COM 5130 Communication and Social Marketing** 3
COM 5320 Health Communication** 3
DR 6120 Human Diversity and Human Conflict 3
ECO 5550 Economics of Health Care** 3
EDP 5450 Child Psychology** 2-3
EDP 5480 Adolescent Psychology** 2-3
GSW 2700 Social Science Perspectives on Gender, Sexuality, and Women* 3
GSW 5110/AFS 5110 Black Women in America 3
GSW 5200 Feminist, Gender and Queer Theory** 3
GSW 5360 (COM 5360): Gender and Communication** 3
HE 3300 Health of the School Child 3
HIS 2530 (PCS/PS 2050/SPC 2050) The Study of Non-Violence** 3
KHS 6540 Workshop in Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies** 3
KIN 3540 Cultural Foundations of Kinesiology 3
KIN 5360 Senior Research Project** 1-5
KIN 5520 Sport Psychology** 3
KIN 5523 Physical Activity and Exercise Psychology** 3
MAE 1000 Detroit by the Numbers* 3
MGT 2530 Management of Organizational Behavior** 3
NFS 2030 Nutrition & Health* 3-4
NFS 3230 Human Nutrition** 3
NFS 3270 Eating Disorders** 3-4
NFS 5220 Community Nutrition** 3
NUR 4800 Transcultural Health Through the Life Cycle** 3
PH 2100 Introduction to Public Health* 3
PH 3100 Social and Behavioral Aspects of Public Health* 3
PH 3200 Biostatistics** 4
PH 3300 Epidemiology** 4
PH 3600 Special Topics in Public Health 3
PH 4600 Special Topics in Health Disparities 3
PH 4900 Directed Study in Public Health 1-3
PHI 1110 Ethical Issues in Health Care* 3
PSY 2020 Research Methods In Psychology** 4
PSY 2030 Statistical Methods in Psychology** 4
PSY 2080 Introduction to Drugs, Behavior & Society** 3
PSY 2100 Psychology and the Workplace** 3
PSY 2300 Psychology of Everyday Living** 4
PSY 2400 Developmental Psychology** 4
PSY 2600 Psychology of Social Behavior** 4
PSY 3060 Psychology of Learning and Memory: Fundamental Processes** 3
PSY 3200 Motivation, Feeling and Emotion** 3
PSY 3250 Psychology of Gender** 3
PSY 3310 Abnormal Psychology** 4
PSY 3380 Human Sexuality** 3
PSY 3430 Infant Development** 3
PSY 3480 Parent-Child Interaction Across the Lifespan** 3
PSY 3490 Psychology of Adult Development & Aging** 3
SOC 3200 Methods of Social Research 3
SOC 3440 (HIS 3440): American Medicine in the Twentieth Century 3
SOC 3710 Learning About Your Community Through Research 4
SOC 5360 Introduction to Medical Sociology 3
SOC 6750 Sociology of Urban Health 4