Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016


Global Communicable Disease (GCD)

15 Credit Hours

College of Public Health


Minor Description

The Global Communicable Disease minor provides a broad foundation of global health with a focus on communicable/infectious diseases for individuals interested in pursuing a career at an academic and/or research institution, or in local, state or national government, military or in the global arena.

Total Minor Hours - 15 Hours

Core Courses - 15 Hours

  • PHC 4109 Public Health Biology        
  • HSC 4504 Foundations of Public Health Immunology
  • PHC 4031 Emerging Infectious Diseases
  • PHC 4592 Public Health Genetics
  • PHC 4140 Introduction to Public Health Geographic Information Systems

Additional Minor Information

Declaration of Minor:


Advising Information

It is highly recommended that students meet with an advisor in the College of Public Health early to verify coursework for the minor.

For additional information about the minor, please contact:

Faculty Information

Dr. Azliyati Azizan

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