Interprofessional Education in Action: Policy Perspectives and Applications From Law, Social Work and Public Health

Effective legal practice increasing requires lawyers to work with professionals from other disciplines. Developing policy, responding to current social issues calls, and zealous advocacy all require collaborative and inter-disciplinary approaches. This course, developed between the UMB Schools of Law, Public Health, and Social Work, explores a current social problem from an interprofessional lens. Together students explore the impact of laws, policies, and practices on individuals, communities and society. The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) competencies serve as a foundation framework for the learning objectives and outcomes of the course.

Students must be able to attend all three classes in order to enroll in this course. Since the course begins during the winter break, students may not drop the course after December 28, 2018 and no additions can occur after the first class has begun.

Key to Codes in Course Descriptions
P: Prerequisite
C: Prerequisite or Concurrent Requirement
R: Recommended Prior or Concurrent Course