Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care - Spring Term 1

SIT offers accredited, field-based study abroad programs in more than 30 countries worldwide.

Health and Community: Globalization, Culture, and Care - Spring Term 1

Please visit our website for more information. This itinerary is offered in the spring term. This program will strengthen your ability to understand, interpret, and compare the socio-cultural, ecological, economic, political, and biological factors that affect human health. From North America to South Asia and Africa to South America, in city neighborhoods and rural villages, you will learn to listen to and understand multiple voices: people in local communities, governing bodies and nongovernmental agencies, caregivers, and those receiving care.

Subjects

  • Public Health
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Anthropology
  • Biology (General)

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