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Courses at CIH

CIH offers a variety of courses in global health, both core and elective training courses.

PhD courses

Autum semester:

INTH901 - Basic course in research tools and theory

Spring semester (in chronological order):

INTH923 - Qualitative research methods for global public health(starts in January)

INTH944 - Migration health

INTH914 - Applied economic evaluation in health care

INTH956 - Observational epidemiology

INTH921 - Experimental epidemiology

Master courses

Core courses (in chronological order)

Autumn semester:

INTH304 - Major global health problems (starts in August)

HELSTA  - Statistical methods in health science

INTH302 - Epidemiology

INTH316 - The health systems

INTH301 - Basic course in research tools and theory

INTH330A - Proposal development 

Spring semester:

INTH326 - Research seminars at CIH including two presentations

Elective courses (in chronological order)

Spring semester:

INTH323E - Qualitative research methods for global public health

SYKVIT302 - Cultural theory and global perspectives

INTH344 - Migration and health

INTH314 - Applied economic evaluation in health care

ELMED310 - Equity and fairness in health – an applied approach (both for medical students and master students)

INTH356 - Observational epidemiology

INTH321A - Experimental Epidemiology

INTH325 - Culture and psycopathology – Mental health in a cross-cultural perspective

INTH360 - Global nutrition

Online course (Erasmus+)

INTH328B - Global tuberculosis epidemiology and intervention (starts in January)

MOOC

INTH310A (UiB students)/INTH360 (external students) - Introduction to occupational health

Courses that run biannually:

INTH323O - Qualitative research methods for global public health - online (next time spring 2020)

INTH323E - Qualitative research methods for global public health - on campus (next time spring 2019)

INTH325 - Culture and psycopathology – Mental health in a cross-cultural perspective (next time spring 2019)

INTH331A - Chemical factors at the work place (next time spring 2020)

INTH334B - Physical factors in the work environment (next time spring 2020)

Course that will not run in 2019

INTH329 - The HIV pandemic: Research challenges to improve prevention, support and care

INTH340 - War, violence, peace and health

Undergraduate courses

ELMED311 - Global tuberculosis epidemiology and intervention

ELMED310 - Equity and fairness in health – an applied approach

Global Health - (for medical students having passed the preclinical part of the medical curriculum or equivalent) - autumn course

Global Theory - (for medical students having passed the preclinical part of the medical curriculum or equivalent) - autumn course

MEDINTH - International Health

Admission

Please find information regarding admission here.

Master students and PhD candidates enrolled at UiB (CIH) do not have to apply for admission, however they are prioritized. In order to get an overview of how many will take the spring courses, please complete this online form: https://skjemaker.app.uib.no/view.php?id=3902573. Note that you still have to register for classes and exams on Studentweb by 1 February!

Annual application deadline: 1 November