Class Schedule

Students should refer to course syllabi at the beginning of each quarter for the final schedule. On occasion, class schedules will change due to holiday make-up sessions or special events. A general outline of the class schedule is below.

Fall 2016

Orientation

Tuesday, September 6 (on Parnassus campus) and
Wednesday-Thursday, September 7-8 (on Mission Bay campus)

First day of class

Monday, September 12

Last day of class

Friday, December 2

Last day of final exam period

Friday, December 9

Holidays

Veterans Day (Friday, November 11)
Thanksgiving (Thursday-Friday, November 24-25)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
GHS 201 A
Foundations of Global Health
9:00-noon
GHS 206
Introduction to Epidem iology
9:00-noon
GHS 207 Lecture
Introduction to Biostatistics
9:00-noon
GHS 207 Lab
Intro to Biostatistics lab
9:00-noon
Free
GHS 201 C
Soc. & Behav. Approach
1:00-4:00
GHS 203 A
GH Practice Seminar
1:15-4:00
Free GHS 201 B
Global Health Economics
1:00-4:00
Free

Winter 2017

First day of class

Monday, January 2

Qualifying Exams

Wednesday, March 1 and Friday, March 3

Last day of class

Tuesday, March 7

Holidays

MLK Day (Monday, January 16)
Presidents Day (Monday, February 20)

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
GHS 202 A
Communicable Diseases
8:30-noon
GHS 202 D
Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health
8:30-noon
No scheduled class. Expect some course time during the winter quarter. Details will be announced at a later date. Electives
(Times TBD)

GHS 208
Women's Health & Empowerment

GHS 202 F
Strategic Information in GH

GHS 213
Systematic Review Analysis

EPI 213
Decision and Cost Effectiveness Analysis
Free
GHS 203 B
GH Practice Seminar
1:00-4:00
GHS 202 B
Chronic Disease and the Environment
1:00-4:00
Free Free

Spring 2017

Spring Break

Wednesday, March 8 - Sunday, March 12

First day of class

Monday, March 13

March 13 - April 20

205, 209, and 203 C courses

April 24 - May 26

204 A, first half of capstone period

Last day of class

Friday, May 26

March 13 - April 20
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
GHS 205
Policy & Development
9:00-noon
GHS 203 C
Global Health Practice Seminar
9:00-11:00
Free GHS 205
Policy & Development
9:00-noon
Free
Free GHS 209
Comparative Health Systems
1:00-4:00
Free GHS 209
Comparative Health Systems
1:00-4:00
Free
April 24 - May 26
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
GHS 204 A, CAPSTONE PERIOD I
(2 units)
Full-time work on capstone project

Summer 2017

First day of class

Monday, May 29

May 29 - June 16

204 B, second half of capstone period

June 19 - July 28

203 D, analysis and writing period, exams, and graduation

Graduation

Friday, July 28

Holiday

Fourth of July (Tuesday, July 4)

May 29 - June 16
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
GHS 204 B, CAPSTONE PERIOD II
(4 units)
Full-time work on capstone project
June 19 - July 28
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Free GHS 203 D
Global Health Practice Seminar
Writing period; required writing and analysis classes
1:00-4:00
Free Free Free
July 24 - 28
Oral capstone presentations
8:30- 5:00
Oral capstone presentations
8:30-5:00
Free Free GRADUATION
11:00-2:00