基本素養 Basic Literacy

文化素養
Cultural Literacy
歷史意識
Historical awareness
藝術涵養
Art and visual literacy
公民素養
Civic literacy
國際視野
Global Vision
生命關懷
Concerns of Life

核心能力 Competence

語文欣賞及運用能力
To use language skills
慎思明辨能力
To think critically
跨領域能力
To cross disciplinary boundaries
社會變遷因應能力
To adapt to social change
生活實踐能力
To practice
創新與領導能力
To innovate and lead

課程概述 Course Description

本課程介紹並討論全球煙草使用所產生巨大健康和經濟負擔,並著重煙草預防,控制,監視和評估的實務措施。本課程還探討煙草控制的創新方法,例如終局戰略。本課程將會探討的全球煙草控制議題包括:管理和可能消除煙草使用的國際和國內法律基礎,煙草負擔和全球煙草控制的經濟學,對政策制定者呈現並解釋因使用煙草所造成的最新流行病學危害證據,煙草業的伎倆和策略,基本監測和評估方法。
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.

課程學習目標 Course Objectives

  • Understand the global leading preventable cause of death – tobacco use harms
  • Discuss and compare WHO and national tobacco control efforts and strategies
  • Apply epidemiological knowledge and program evaluation to tobacco control issues
  • Identify tobacco companies’ strategies that undermine tobacco control efforts
  • 課程進度 Progress Description

    進度說明 Progress Description
    1Introduction: Course Overview, Expectations, and Requirements
    2Introduction to Global Health
    3Introduction to WHO; View a documentary《Trust WHO》
    4Introduction to Tobacco Control
    5Harm Reduction and New Emerging Tobacco Products, E-cigarettes and Heated Products
    6Youth, Gender and Tobacco
    7Vulnerable Populations and Tobacco
    8Midterm Week - Midterm paper due (NO CLASS!)
    9The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) and Related Protocols and Guidelines
    10MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic I
    11MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic II
    12MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic III
    13MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic IV
    14MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic V
    15MPOWER: Six Policies to Reverse Tobacco Epidemic VI
    16The Tobacco Industry – Legal but Lethal; Watch a movie 《Thank you for smoking》
    17Final Paper Presentation I
    18Final Paper Presentation II
     以上每週進度教師可依上課情況做適度調整。The schedule may be subject to change.

    課程是否與永續發展目標相關調查
    Survey of the conntent relevant to SDGs

    本課程與SDGs相關項目如下:
    This course is relevant to these items of SDGs as following:
    • 健康與福祉 (Good health and Well Being)
    • 減少不平衡 (Reduced Inequalities)
    • 永續城市與社區 (sustainable cities and communities)
    • 和平與正義制度 (Peace justice and strong institutions)
    • 全球夥伴 (partnerships for goals)

    有關課程其他調查 Other Surveys of Courses

    1.本課程是否規劃業界教師參與教學或演講? 否
    Is there any industry specialist invited in this course? How many times? No
    2.本課程是否規劃含校外實習(並非參訪)? 否
    Are there any internships involved in the course? How many hours? No
    3.本課程是否可歸認為學術倫理課程? 否
    Is this course recognized as an academic ethics course? In the course how many hours are regarding academic ethics topics? No
    4.本課程是否屬進入社區實踐課程? 否
    Is this course recognized as a Community engagement and Service learning course? Which community will be engaged? No