Undergraduate Programs


Below you will find quarterly course offerings that can be applied to the Global Health Minor. Elective courses with ** next to the course number indicate courses that are not the minor's official elective course list but can be counted. In order for those courses to show up in your degree audit, you must submit an exception request.

Electives list for the 2023 – 2024 academic year are coming soon!

To view the archive of past elective courses in its entirety, see here.

If a course you would like to apply to the elective areas is not on the list, please contact ghminor@uw.edu to learn if it may fit. Once agreed-upon course(s) have been identified, you will need to submit an exception request to finalize the approval process. Please see below for details regarding the Exception Request process.


 Elective Areas are the following:
     A.    The Environment & Global Health
     B.    Comparative Health Systems & Approaches to Health
     C.    Sociocultural Ecology of Health
     D.    Regional & Area Studies

View the description list to learn more about what each area entails:  application-pdf.pngElective Content Areas_Description.pdf .