Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015

Minors

Infection Control (IFC)

15 Credit Hours

College of Public Health

https://documents.health.usf.edu/display/COPH/Minor+-+Infection+Control

Minor Description

The Infection Control minor is based on the competencies in the National Board Certification Exam for infection control. The minor provides a foundation of infection prevention and control principles for individuals interested in pursuing a career in infection prevention and control at a healthcare facility or alternate setting; or those who need this knowledge base to pursue opportunities at a local, state or national public health department; a governmental agency; an academic and/or research institution; or any other applicable arena.

Total Minor Hours - 15 Hours

Core Courses - 15 Hours

  • PHC  4032 Foundations of Infection Control     
  • HSC  4504 Foundations of Public Health Immunology
  • PHC  4031 Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • HSC  4430 Occupational Health and Safety
  • HSC  4573 Foundations of Food Safety

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