SBS Course Schedule

For the full list of UCSF Courses on offer each quarter, please visit the Registrar's Course Catalog.
If you are taking an Independent Study: please fill out the Report of Independent Study form if you enroll in 249 or 248 by clicking here You will also need to register for S248 or S249 via your Portal to have the units added to your study list. Check with your instructor if there is a section number assigned to any group independent study classes (i.e. S248.01 etc).

These courses represents the SBS courses for both the Sociology and the Nursing Health Policy & Public Health programs.


Fall 2023

Course Title FOR Day Time Room Req.
S289A Advanced Quantitative Research Methods I Harknett Wed 9-12 WGVCV 12th Flr. - View
S212A Sociological Theory: Classical Pinderhughes Wed 2p-5 WGVCV 12th Flr. - View
N253 Theories of the Health Policy Process Bialous Wed 1p-3 Parnassus N-517
S206 Commercial Determinants of Health Bialous Wed 3p-5 Parnassus N-517
S285A Qualitative Methods I Torres/Leutwyler Tues 1p-4 Hybrid: Zoom  & Parnassus,CS 1107 & 1108
S272 Dissertation Writing Seminar Torres   10a-12 remote
S248.02 Graduate Research in Reproductive Health (Group Independent Study) Dunn Wed 11-12:30 Mission Bay MH-1405


Winter 2024

Instruction begins Jan 8 &  ends March 15 Fri. Final exams March 18-22

Course Title FOR Day Meeting Time Room Number
N233A Foundations of Research, Data Analytics, & Analysis I Muench Tues 10-2 (plus lab) SBS Dept: View Rm
S272 Dissertation Writing Seminar Torres Tues 10-12 TBD
S285B Qualitative Methods Torres & Leutwyler Tues 1-4 Hybrid: Zoom & Parnassus,CS 1107 & 1108
S284 Health Care Economics Muench Tues 1-4 SBS Dept: View Rm
S212B Sociological Theory: Contemporary Shim Wed 9-12 SBS Dept: View Rm
S248.01 Graduate Research in Reproductive Health (Indep. Study) Dunn Wed 1-2:30 SBS Dept: Becker Rm
S289B Advanced Quantitative Research Methods II Holt Wed 1:30-4:30 (plus lab) SBS Dept: View Rm
S246 Communications & Policy Leadership Chapman Thur 10-12 SBS Dept: View Rm
S210 Proseminar in Health Policy Chapman Thur 12-1 Remote w/ watch room SBS Dept: Becker Rm
S235 Tobacco Control Policy Issues Bialous Thurs 1-3 Remote w/ watch room SBS Dept : Becker Rm
N233A Lab Muench Thurs 3-4p Remote w/ watch room SBS Dept : Becker Rm
S237 Proposal Preparation Seminar student (Harknett FOR) TBD TBD Remote


Spring 2024

Instruction begins April 1 & ends June 7 Fri. Final exams June 10-14

Course Title FOR Day Meeting Time Room Number
S251 Professional Development Seminar McCauley Tue 1-3 View
S212C Sociological Theory: Symbolic Interactionism James Tue 9-12 View
S245 Gender, Race & Coloniality & ST&MS Shim Wed 10-12 View
N233B Foundations of Research, Data Analytics & Analysis II Muench Thur 10-12 Becker
N261: Climate Change, Health, and Social Justice Chapman Thurs 1-3 Becker
S248.01 Fellowship Writing (Group Independent Study) Harknett & Shim TBD    
S215 Dissertation Proposal Seminar Harknett TBD