Courses

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Whether you’re pursuing a degree in public health or you want to take a class or two to increase your public health knowledge, you can choose from a wealth of fascinating and timely courses taught by the exceptional IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health faculty.

Courses

  • Biostatistics
    • PBHL B300 Introduction to Biostatistics (3 credits)
    • PBHL B551 Biostatics for Public Health I (3 credits)
    • PBHL B552 Fundamentals of Data Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL B561 Intro to Biostatistics I (3 credits)
    • PBHL B562 Biostatics for Public Health II (3 credits)
    • PBHL B571 Linear Models in Public Health (4 credits)
    • PBHL B573 Applied Survival Analysis for Public Health (4 credits)
    • PBHL B581 Biostatistical Computing (3 credits)
    • PBHL B582 Introduction to Clinical Trials (3 credits)
    • PBHL B583 Applied Multivariate Statistical Methods (3 credits)
    • PBHL B586 Technical Reporting & Scientific Writing Course (1 credit)
    • PBHL B626 Advanced Likelihood Theory (3 credits)
    • PBHL B602 Biostatistics MPH Internship (3 credits)
    • PBHL B698 Topics in Biostatistical Methods (3 credits)
    • PBHL B699 PhD Thesis/Research (1 to 15 credits)
    • PBHL B700 Biostatistics MPH Continuous Enrollment (1 credit)
    • PBHL B701 Biostatistics MPH Final Concentration Project (3 credits)
  • Environmental Health Science
    • PBHL A100 Topics in Public Health: Armed Conflict, Natural Disasters & Human Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL A100 Topics in Public Health: E-Waste, Topic Materials, Conflict Minerals, & Worker Suicides (3 credits)
    • PBHL A316 Environmental Health Science (3 credits) 
    • PBHL A380 Environmental Health Internship (1 to 6 credits)
    • PBHL P400 Public Health Applications of GIS - Jointly offered with A640 (3 credits)
    • PBHL A410 Introduction to Environmental Toxicology (3 credits)
    • PBHL A428 Public Health Sanitation (3 credits)
    • PBHL A451 Air Pollution in the Community (3 credits)
    • PBHL A459 Environmental Science & Health Data Analysis (3 credits)
    • PBHL A519 Environmental Science in Public Health In-class & online (3 credits)
    • PBHL A628 Public Health Sanitation (3 credits)
    • PBHL A640 Public Health Applications of GIS (3 credits)
    • PBHL A661 Environmental Toxicology (3 credits)
    • PBHL A670 Topic: Air Pollution in the Community (3 credits)
    • PBHL A670 Topic: Product Stewardship Strategy & Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL A680 Fundamentals of Product Stewardship (3 credits)
    • PBHL A602 MPH Environmental Health Science Internship (3 credits)
    • PBHL A700 MPH Environmental Health Science Continuous Enrollment Final Concentration Project (1 credit)
    • PBHL A703 MPH Environmental Health Science Final Concentration Project (3 credits)
  • Epidemiology
    • PBHL P100 Introduction to Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL E210 Zombie Apocalypse and Doomsday Infections (3 credits)
    • PBHL P300 Buzzed and Stoned: The Impact of Substance Abuse on Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL E322 Principles of Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E517 Fundamentals of Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E601 Advanced Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E602 Epidemiology Internship - MPH (3 credits)
    • PBHL E606 Grant Writing for Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL E609 Infectious Disease Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E610 Chronic Disease Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E617 Environmental Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E618 Cancer Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL H620 Patient-Reported Health Outcomes (3 credits)
    • PBHL E629 Introduction to Genetic Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E635 Foundation of Public Health Informatics (3 credits)
    • PBHL E645 Information Exchange for Population Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL E650 Readings in Public Health - MPH (1 to 3 credits)
    • PBHL E651 Public Health Surveillance (3 credits)
    • PBHL E670 Topics in Public Health: Epidemiology of Obesity and Diabetes Mellitus (3 credits)
    • PBHL E670 Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (3 credits)
    • PBHL E675 Fundamentals of Injury Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E700 Epidemiology Continuous Enrollment - MPH (1 credit)
    • PBHL E704 Epidemiology Concentration Project - MPH (1 credit)
    • PBHL E710 Advanced Public Health Survey Methods (3 credits)
    • PBHL E711 Applied Epidemiology Methods (3 credits)
    • PBHL E715 Design & Implementation of Observational Studies (3 credits)
    • PBHL E720 Analysis and Interpretation of Observational Studies (3 credits)
    • PBHL E730 Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PHBL E731 Design and Analysis of Genetic Association Studies (3 credits)
    • PBHL E750 Doctoral Topics in Epidemiology (Variable 1-3 credits)
    • PBHL E751 Doctoral Readings in Epidemiology (Variable 1 to 3 credits)
    • PBHL E752 Doctoral Level Directed Research (3 credits)
    • PBHL E765 Nutritional Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E770 Occupational Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E780 Pharmacoepidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E795 Cardiovascular Epidemiology (3 credits)
    • PBHL E800 Epidemiology Dissertation Research (1 to 8 credits)
  • Health Policy and Management
    • PBHL H120 Contemporary Health Issues (3 credits)
    • PBHL H200 Health Care Accounting (3 credits)
    • PBHL P200 Topic in Public Health: Computer Applications in Health Administration (3 credits)
    • PBHL P300 Topic in Public Health: Health Information Technology Management & Policy (3 credits)
    • PBHL P300 Topic in Public Health: Organization Behavior and Human Resources for Healthcare (3 credits)
    • PBHL P300 Topic in Public Health: Leadership in Health Management: Resolving Disputes & Difficult Conversations (3 credits)
    • PBHL H310 Lean Methodology in Healthcare Organizations (3 credits)
    • PBHL H320 Health Systems Administration (3 credits)
    • PBHL H330 Global Public Health Hybrid (3 credits)
    • PBHL H345 Topic in Public Health: Operations Management and Quality Improvement (3 credits)
    • PBHL H352 Health Finance & Budgeting (3 credits)
    • PBHL H353 Advanced Health Finance and Budgeting (3 credits)
    • PBHL H365 Health Services Practicum (3 credits)
    • PBHL H375 Management of Health Service Organization (3 credits)
    • PBHL H380 Health Service Management Internship (1 to 6 credits)
    • PBHL H401 Strategic Planning in Health Organizations (3 credits)
    • PBHL H411 Chronic & Long-Term Care Administration (3 credits)
    • PBHL H432 Health Care Marketing (3 credits)
    • PBHL H472 Applied Health Care Administration (3 credits)
    • PBHL H474 Health Administration Ethics Seminar (3 credits)
    • PBHL H501 U.S. Health Care Systems & Health Policy (3 credits)
    • PBHL H508 Management Health Care Accounting Info Decision Making (3 credits)
    • PBHL H514 Health Economics (3 credits)
    • PBHL H521 Management Science for Health Services Administration (3 credits)
    • PBHL H523 Health Services Human Resources Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL H602 MPH HPM Internship (3 credits)
    • PBHL H611 Policy Design Implementation & Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL H615 Outcomes Assessment Outcomes Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL H624 Developing Strategic Capability (3 credits)
    • PBHL H626 Managed Care and Population Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL H641 Ethics in Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL H650 MPH Readings in Public Health (1 to 3 credits)
    • PBHL H670 Topic in Public Health: Population and Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL H670 Topics in Public Health: Seminar in Health Policy and Management Research - PhD Students Only (3 credits)
    • PBHL H670 Topics in Public Health: Empirical Methods in HPM - PhD Students Only (3 credits)
    • PBHL H670 Topics in Public Health: Qualitative Methods in Health Service Research - PhD Students Only (3 credits)
    • PBHL H700 HPM Continuous Enrollment (1 credit)
    • PBHL H702 Internships in Health Services Management (1 to 6 credits)
    • PBHL H711 Capstone Experience in Health Policy and Management (3 credits)
    • PBHL H735 MHA Research in Health Administration (3 to 6 credits)
    • PBHL H751 Doctoral Readings in HPM (3 credits)
    • PBHL H752 Doctoral Research in HPM (1 to 3 credits)
    • PBHL H799 Dissertation Prop PhD HPM (4 credits)
    • PBHL H800 Doctoral Level Directed Study (1 to 8 credits)
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
    • PBHL S120 Introduction to Community Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S202 Topic in Public Health: Peer Health Education and Leadership (3 credits)
    • PBHL S303 Topic in Public Health: Independent Study (3 credits)
    • PBHL S315 Community Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S320 This Stress is Killing Me: Stress and Its Effects on You (3 credits)
    • PBHL S340 Cultural Competency in the Promotion of Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S399 Introduction to Research Methods in Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S404 Topic in Public Health: Applied Health Promotion (3 credits)
    • PBHL S422 Coaching for Health and Wellness (3 credits)
    • PBHL S499 Capstone Experience: BSPH in Community Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S500 Social & Behavioral Science in Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S510 Introduction to Research Methods in Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S602 Social and Behavioral Science MPH Internship (3 credits)
    • PBHL S614 Program Planning in Public Health (3 credits)
    • PBHL S622 Coaching for Health and Wellness (3 credits)
    • PBHL S650 Social and Behavioral Science MPH Readings in Public Health (1 to 3 credits)
    • PBHL S700 Social and Behavioral Health Science MPH Continuous Enrollment (1 credit)
    • PBHL S711 Capstone Experience in Social and Behavioral Science in Public Health (3 credits)

Ready to take a course or learn more about our degree programs? Access the class schedules and student handbooks through the links the below. 

These Public Health Courses Meet IUPUI Gen Ed Requirements:

  • PBHL E109 Introduction to Public Health (Social Sciences)
  • PBHL S120 Introduction to Community Health (Social Sciences)
  • PBHL E210 Zombie Apocalypse and Doomsday Infections (Life and Physical Science)
  • PBHL B300 Introduction to Biostatistics (Analytical Reasoning – List B)
  • PBHL H101 Influencing the Public's Health (Social Sciences)
  • PBHL S220 Navigating the Maze to Healthy Living (Life and Physical Sciences)
  • PBHL A115 Environment & Human Health (Life and Physical Sciences)
  • PBHL A120 Regional Cultures & Mortality (Cultural Understanding)
Gen Ed Course Descriptions