Voices in Global Health: Swahili Tutorial

GLHLTH270T-7

Through practical and theoretical discussions around case studies, personal narratives, documentaries and recorded interviews in the Swahili language, students examine how language and culture impact health beliefs and behaviors. Explore underlying reasons for different beliefs and behaviors with the goal of creating culturally appropriate interventions. Meet weekly for 75-minutes. Prerequisite: proficiency in Swahili. Instructor consent required. Half credit.