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Approx. 21 hours to complete
English

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Approx. 21 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

7 hours to complete

Week 1

7 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 50 min), 10 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Stress and Social Connection Overview5m
Conceptualizing and Measuring Stress in Public Health Research9m
Overview of Stress Response Systems Relevant to Health6m
Incorporating Social, Psychological and Biological Aspects of Stress in Health Research4m
Case example: Stress and Diabetes9m
Social Connections, Social Support, and Loneliness11m
10 readings
Syllabus10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Portrait of a Killer (Optional Video)28m
Miller, Chen, and Cole (2009)1h
Illustration of the Trier Social Stress Test8m
MMWR: Mental Health, Substance Use, and Suicidal Ideation During the COVID-19 Pandemic1h
Podcast: Jack Eason Podcast (Episode 017) - Andrew Steptoe17m
TED Talk: How social networks predict epidemics (Optional)19m
Ertel et al. (2009) Optional reading1h
Peer-Reviewed Policy Brief Assignment1h
1 practice exercise
Stress and Social Connections Quiz15m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Week 2

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 44 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Work Context Video, Part 1: Demand-Control and Effort-Reward Imbalance 6m
Work Context Video, Part 2: Work-Family Conflict, Non-Standard Work Schedules, and the Future of Work7m
School Context and Health2m
Expert interview: Zoey Laskaris on Conditions in E-waste Worksites11m
Expert interview: Zoey Laskaris on Conditions in E-waste Worksites Part 25m
Expert interview: Zoey Laskaris on Conditions in E-waste Worksites Part 37m
3 readings
Perry Preschool Project Documentary53m
NYT Nice White Parents Podcast (Optional)30m
Burgard and Lin (2013)1h
1 practice exercise
Work and School20m
Week
3

Week 3

6 hours to complete

Week 3

6 hours to complete
12 videos (Total 56 min), 9 readings, 2 quizzes
12 videos
Defining the Healthcare System1m
Health System Tracker7m
Perspectives on the Healthcare System4m
Healthcare Quality4m
Healthcare Quality Conclusion2m
Social Movements in Healthcare5m
Disparities, Bias, and Discrimination in Healthcare6m
Interview with Darell Gaskin16m
Expected changes (Part 1)1m
Expected Changes (Part 2)1m
Conclusions3m
9 readings
Interlandi (2019)1h
Health System Tracker5m
Psychology and ELT: Implementation Intentions2m
ACT UP - A documentary in progress4m
History of Breast Cancer Advocacy (Recommended)30m
Advocacy around Spinal Muscular Atrophy (Recommended) 30m
The Lancet Commission on Malaria Eradication within a Generation3m
Lantz and Rosenbaum (2020)1h
WHO: The Many Paths to Universal Healthcare11m
1 practice exercise
Healthcare System Quiz15m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Week 4

4 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 49 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
8 videos
What is the Environment?4m
What is a Neighborhood?4m
How Do Neighborhoods Affect Health?4m
Neighborhood and Health Inequalities4m
Expert Interview with Kim Kinder : Part 110m
Expert Interview with Kim Kinder : Part 211m
Case study: Aging in place5m
4 readings
Diez Roux and Mair (2010) 1h
I'd Rather Stay Documentary20m
Peer-Reviewed Policy Brief Assignment30m
Post Course Survey10m
1 practice exercise
Neighborhoods Quiz15m

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