PSYC 533 International Health Psychology (3 credits)

Offered by: Psychology (Faculty of Science)


Psychology : The focus will be on health and illness in developing countries, in particular, on health problems (malnutrition, alcohol abuse, mental illness, family planning, and HIV) where psychosocial factors play a large role in the problem and the solution. Attempted solutions based on community participation, health education, non-governmental and international agencies will be discussed.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • Fall
  • Prerequisites: PSYC 305 and PSYC 215 or PSYC 429 or PSYC 304 or ANTH 227.
  • Restriction: Departmental permission required.