Social Networks and Health

Course Type: 
PPH
Code: 
7140
Level: 
Graduate
Credit Hours: 
3
Schedule Type: 
Seminar
Description: 

This course provides an introduction to the major theories, methods, models, and findings of social network analysis research and application with attention to medical and public health topics. While not a methods course, the goal of the course is to introduce scholars to the body of research of social networks and health. The emphasis of the course will be to apply the theory of social networks to practical public health situations through engaging peer-reviewed research and class discussion.

Prerequisites: 

Graduate level PPH 6100 Minimum Grade of D and Graduate level PPH 6400 Minimum Grade of D

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: Graduate, Medical, Professional. Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: Public Health - MPH. Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges: School of Medicine.