Service learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and strengthen communities. The UGA College of Public Health offers a growing list of service learning courses which connect our students to public service and allow them to engage in important public health issues in a scholarly way. Find a course below then connect with your advisor to get started.
Service Learning Courses
Environmental Health Science
Health Policy and Management
Health Promotion and Behavior
HPRB 3020S – Foundations of Health Promotion Professional Practice and Service
HPRB 3050S – Service Learning in Health Promotion
HPRB 3480S – Practicum in Health Promotion and Services
HPRB 5560S – Field Experience in Health Promotion
Global Health Institute
GLOB 3200S – Global Health and the Links Among Food, Culture, and Disease
At the University of Georgia, service-learning is a priority, and can be found in all undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs, from First Year Odyssey Seminars to doctoral coursework. Visit the Office of Service Learning to learn more about service learning opportunities at UGA.