Healthy People Healthy Places

 A dynamic approach will be used to study the places in which people live and interact, such as the community, the workplace, and the natural environment. 

SOPHOMORE INQUIRY DESCRIPTION (UNST 234)

This course introduces the Healthy People/Healthy Places cluster. This sophomore inquiry will examine the nature and state of healthy individuals in their various environments. A dynamic approach will be used to study the places in which people live and interact, such as the community, the workplace, and the natural environment. Topics
will focus on ways to solve and prevent problems that may affect the health and wellbeing of the individual, the local environment, and/or the global community. Individual behavior change, social policies, community development, and social responsibility will be explored.


JUNIOR CLUSTER DESCRIPTION

This cluster examines the nature and state of healthy individuals in their various environments. A dynamic approach will be used to study the places in which people live and interact, such as the community, the workplace, and the natural environment. Topics will focus on ways to solve and prevent problems that may affect the health and wellbeing of the individual, the local environment, and/or the global community. Individual behavior change, social policies, community development, and social responsibility may be emphasized.

Healthy People/Healthy Places Cluster Courses


Featured Pathways

Minors:

  • Aging Services
  • Community Development
  • Community Health
  • Real Estate Development
  • Sustainable Urban Development

Cluster Coordinator: 
Ashley-Nicole Browning, M.P.H., Instructor of Community Health
aabrow@pdx.edu
Office Number: 
URBN 450 B
PSU Phone: 
503-725-5189