HKUMedUG2023-Full ebook

The programme highlights the 6-month field placement. Students gain exposure to real-life challenges and the opportunity to receive mentoring from leading global health and development organisations such as UN agencies, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), Contract Research Organisations (CROs), philanthropic foundations and more. In addition to offering expert guidance and professional training workshops, HKU provides a limited number of scholarships to support students during their placements. • Economics and Finance • Globalisation • Interpretation of Statistics • Research Methods • Politics, Policy-making and Governance • Roles and Jurisdictions of Multinational and International Organisations • Economics of Development • International Relations • Politics and International Trade • Population Growth and Development • Global Health Governance • International Law • Social and Cultural Priorities • Major Global Trends Topics such as: • Universal Health Coverage • Pandemics and Emergencies • Food Systems • Healthy Cities • Sustainable Development • Epidemiology • Global Burden of Disease • Health and Healthcare Systems • Planetary Health • Risk Prevention and Risk Reduction • Principles of Public Health Arts and Sciences Global Governance and Multinational Institutions Global Development Global and National Issues In-depth Study – Advanced Seminars Global Health Field Placement / Capstone Advanced Learning Blocks Foundational Learning Blocks 09 Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Global Health and Development