Public Health Capstone

Summer 2024 > Health Sciences > PUBH.4100 > 031

Course No: PUBH.4100-031; SIS Class Nbr: 2113; SIS Term: 3340
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This capstone is the culminating experience for all students in the BS in public health that allows students to integrate, synthesize and apply the knowledge of public health gained throughout their undergraduate program. It can be structured as a cumulative, integrative and scholarly experience or an applied experience or inquiry project. Each student will craft an experience that is appropriate for his /her professional goals in aspirations. Projects may include internships, research papers, honors theses, or other appropriate activities that apply a range of public health competencies and skills. Students create a portfolio of work and/or research poster for the experience demonstrating proficiency in the domains of public health.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: PUBH.4010 Sr. Seminar in Public Health.
  • Section Notes: Live Online Course; Live Online Course: Attend class remotely during specific days and times (sometimes referred to as synchronous learning). Instructors may deliver lessons from an off-campus location, from a campus classroom, lab or studio, and you¿ll also make use of Blackboard, UMass Lowell¿s online learning management tool.
  • Core Codes: COOP, AIL, COMMUNITY, ONLINE SYN
  • Credits: 6; Contact Hours: 6
  • Instructor: Alicia McCarthy
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When Offered & Tuition

  • M,W | 2:00 PM-3:15 PM ET
  • 2024 Summer: May 13 to Aug 04
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $2310 | Pay as little as $1165/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

Friday Class Meetings for Live Online and On-Campus Courses

Unless otherwise noted above

  • Summer Start I M/W classes begin on Monday May 13 and include 3 FRIDAYS: May 17, May 31 and June 14 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer Start I T/Th classes begin on Tuesday, May 14 and include 2 FRIDAYS: May 24 and June 7 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer Start II M/W classes begin on Monday, July 8 and include 2 FRIDAYS: July 12 and July 26 at the regularly scheduled hours.
  • Summer Start II T/Th classes begin on Tuesday, July 9 and include 2 FRIDAYS: July 19 and August 2 at the regularly scheduled hours.

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