Areas of Focus

Areas of Focus

Please note that the following “areas of focus” do not currently have concentrations. Below are recommended courses for students wanting to gain specialized knowledge in these areas:

  • SPPH 503 (3) Epidemiological Methods II
  • SPPH 537 (3) Perinatal Epidemiology

  • SPPH 527 (3) Social Determinants of Health
  • SPPH 544 (3) Social Determinants of Health Across the Lifespan

3 credits from the following list:

  • SOC 584 (3) Seminar in Health, Illness & Society
  • SPPH 545 (3) Community Health Promotion

Course selection pending.

  • SPPH 515 (3) Surveillance and Monitoring in Public Health

9 credits from the following list:

  • SPPH 505 (3) Epidemiological Methods II
  • SPPH 511 (3) Cancer Epidemiology
  • SPPH 520 (3) Control of Communicable Diseases
  • SPPH 522 (3) Environmental Health
  • SPPH 527 (3) Social Determinants of Health
  • SPPH 532 (3) Environmental Risk Assessment & Communication
  • SPPH 539 (3) Epidemiology of Aging and Chronic Diseases
  • SPPH 540 (3) Program Planning and Evaluation
  • SPPH 541 (3)  Economic Evaluation
  • SPPH 544 (3) Social Determinants of Health Across the Life Course
  • SPPH 545 (3) Community Health Promotion
  • SPPH 506 (3) Health Services Research Methods
  • SPPH 554 (3) Mental Health and Addictions
  • SPPH 555 (3) Principles and Practices of Injury Prevention

Note alternative MSc Program in this area of concentration.

3 credits from the following list:

  • SPPH 522 (3) Environmental Health
  • SPPH 535 (3) Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene

9 credits from the following list:

  • MECH 505 (3) Industrial & Environmental Acoustics & Vibrations
  • PLAN 581 (3) Health & the Built Environment
  • SPPH 501 (3) Analysis of Longitudinal Data
  • SPPH 503 (3) Epidemiological Methods II
  • SPPH 504 (3) Application of Epidemiogical Methods
  • SPPH 511 (3) Cancer Epidemiology
  • SPPH 520 (3) Control of Communicable Diseases
  • SPPH 522 (3) Environmental Health
  • SPPH 530 (1.5) Epidemiology of Occupational & Environmental Health
  • SPPH 531 (1.5) Occupational & Environmental Exposure Assessment Methods for Epidemiology
  • SPPH 532 (3) Environmental Risk Assessment & Communication
  • SPPH 533 (3) Occupational & Environmental Toxicology
  • SPPH 534 (3) Occupational Health and Illness Processes
  • SPPH 535 (3) Principles of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene
  • SPPH 562 (3) Chemical & Biological Hazard Measurement
  • SPPH 563 (3) Technical Aspects of Chemical & Biological Hazard Control
  • SPPH 564 (3) Concepts of Exposure Control
  • SPPH 565 (3) Ergonomics
  • SPPH 566 (3) Occupational & Environmental Hygiene Practice
  • SPPH 567 (3) Quantitative Methods for Assessment & Analysis of Exposure Data
  • SPPH 568 (3) Safety