Topics in Risk Assessment
Health Policy and Management
2023 - 2024
317.600, 317.605, 317.610 and Introduction to Online Learning
Uses a case study approach of a selected risk-based public health issue to integrate student’s application of the skills in the risk sciences (risk assessment, risk management, and risk communication).
Learning ObjectivesUpon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Identify and critically assess key science and policy issues involved in the application of the risk sciences to public health policy decision-making
- Develop solutions for addressing public health problems
Methods of Assessment
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 60% Written Assignment(s)
- 40% Discussion
This is the capstone experience to the four-course sequence required for the Certificate in the Risk Sciences and Public Policy.