University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Fall 2017

Subject: Health Sciences

HSCI 101 - Issues in Cont. Public Health

Introductory investigation of public health. Explores the development and scope of the discipline of public health and issues that have been raised with regard to the practice of public health.

HSCI 160 - Health Communication

Explore basic theories and principles of interpersonal communication in health care contexts with special focus on patient-and-family-centered care (PFCC) across multiple systems of care. Prerequisites: ENGS 001 or equivalent; minimum Sophomore standing.

HSCI 292 - Independent Study

A course which is tailored to fit the interests of a specific student, which occurs outside the traditional classroom/laboratory setting under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.