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GLOBAL HEALTH AND TOBACCO CONTROL: THEORY AND PRACTICE

This course introduces and discusses an enormous health and economic burden of tobacco use worldwide and highlights practical approaches to tobacco prevention, control, surveillance, and evaluation. It also explores innovative ways of tobacco control such as endgame approaches. Global tobacco control issues include: international and domestic legal foundations for regulation and possible eradication of tobacco use, the economics of tobacco burden and global tobacco control, the presentation and interpretation of solid and up to date epidemiologic evidence of harms due to tobacco use for policy makers, tobacco industry’s tactics and strategies, basic surveillance and evaluation methods.

Course Goal
B. Acquire interdisciplinary knowledge
C. Respond to social change and obtain new knowledge
E. Contribute to the welfare of humankind
Course Principle Literacy and Competence
[Principle Literacy]
  • Civic literacy
  • Global Vision
  • Concerns of Life
  • [Competence]
  • To think critically
  • To cross disciplinary boundaries
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    0108/2 A94B800 [GE2037]GLOBAL HEALTH AND TOBACCO CONTROL: THEORY AND PRACTICE 2.0 Y