Program Dates: January 8-16, 2018
Course: HSC 420: International Health
(GE capstone, global issues)
Approximate Travel Cost: $2,100
(includes accommodations, social program, and airfare plus visits to the Federal Ministry of Health, UNESCO World Heritage CONTOR House, Neuengamme Concentration Camp, Medical Historical Museum, Museum of Emigration. In addition, there will be a guided city tour and harbor boat tour.)
Course Description: Analysis of current health problems in the world; examination of contributing social, psychological, physical, legal and cultural factors; international programs for the improvement of world health; structure and functions of world health agencies and organizations. Specifically, students will compare health care systems between Germany and the US and learn about how population health problems are addressed there.
This is a CSULB short-term, faculty-led study abroad course.
Contact Professor Veronica Acosta-Deprez
for more information at
Open to all majors (as well as staff, faculty, alumni,
and community members on a space available basis).
Faculty permission required.
ASI-CSULB Study Abroad Scholarship
A limited number of $750 scholarships are available for short-term, study abroad programs.
for more information and to apply for the scholarships.
Deadline to apply: October 2, 2017