Anglais 1

Crédit : 3 ECTS
Langue du cours : anglais

Volume horaire

  • CM : 24 h

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

The objectives of the course regard Public Health and Economic Issues and Controversies and Debates :
  • To read articles and demonstrate knowledge of selected controversial issues in public health, including globalization, agribusiness, obesity, gun violence, urban poverty, and the relationship between health, social justice, equity, quality, and access to healthcare
  • To stimulate students to participate in discussion of public health issues and controversial economic issues
  • To sharpen the student’s ability to think critically and articulate their arguments effectively with peers
  • To gain communication and public speaking skills through class presentations and role plays

Mode de contrôle des connaissances

  • Class presentations
  • Class debates and discussions : 50%
  • Written exam : 50%

Bibliographie, lectures recommandées

Research articles from :
  • New England Journal of Medicine and The Lancet.
  • Articles from UK / US Press.
  • Financial Times, The Economist, The Guardian, NY Times.

Enseignant responsable


Année universitaire 2017 - 2018 - Fiche modifiée le : 12-02-2018 (10H25) - Sous réserve de modification.