Fall 2010 Courses

UC Berkeley School of Law Courses

Upcoming or recent courses offered at Berkeley Law that are of particular interest to students interested in health security appear below:

2010-2011 Academic Year

Fall ‘10

223                             Administrative Law – Bamberger:
224.5                          Compensation for Medical Injuries – Hanlon:
225                             Legislation – Ross:
248                             Health Law – Marciarille: *
260.1                          Tax Policy and Public Finance – Auerbach:
284.21                        The Future of Reproductive Rights – Luker:
287                             Disability Rights – Mayerson:

*Please note that Professor Schultz will be teaching a complementary course, Topics in Health Law and Ethics in Spring 2011.


Berkeley Law Clinicals

The following clinical and practicum opportunities are offered at Berkeley Law and may be of particular interest to students interested in health security.

295.5Z                        East Bay Community Law Center (in particular the Health Law Clinic and the Health Immigration Project):
295.5Y                        Advanced EBCLC Clinic


Other UC Berkeley Courses

These courses (or ones quite similar) focusing on issues related to health, health law, and health policy are offered regularly on the UC Berkeley campus. The ones listed below are being offered in the 2010-2011 Academic Year.  Berkeley Law students may count towards their JD degree up to 8 credits of work completed in classes outside the School of Law. The rules for taking such courses are available online on the School of Law website Registrar’s page. For more information and to understand these regulations better, please contact the Registrar’s office:

University of California, Berkeley
    Boalt School of Law
    Office of the Registrar
    270 Simon Hall
    Berkeley, CA 94720-7200
    Phone Number: (510) 642-2278
    Fax Number: (510) 642-2277

or visit Berkeley Law - Academic Rules

It is the responsibility of the individual student to be informed about such regulations before deciding on coursework.


UC Berkeley School of Public Health Courses

Fall ‘10

150D                           Introduction to Health Policy and Management – Dratler
213A                           Family Planning, Population Change, and Health – Prata
220                             Health Policy Decision-Making – Sentell
220D                           Health Policy Advocacy – Snyder
220F, sec. 1                Health Workforce and Public Policy – Scheffler
221B                           Understanding and Overcoming Health Care Disparities – Snowden
223A                           Introduction to the Health Care System – Raube
223D                           Foundations of Health Policy and Management – Oxendine
224C                           Advanced Health Care Organizations and Management – Bloom
226A                           Health Economics – Robinson 
226D                           Global Health Economics – Scheffler
229                             Public Health and the Law – Simpson


Goldman School of Public Policy Courses

Fall ‘10

190                              Special Topics in Public Policy (Law and Policy)
220                              Law and Public Policy – Farhang


UC Berkeley School of Social Welfare Courses

Fall ‘10

112                              Social Welfare Policy – Terrell
254                              Policy Practice  --  Social Welfare – Berrick


Haas School of Business Courses

Fall ‘10

MBA 294.2                   Healthcare Speaker Series – Raube
MBA297A.1                  Healthcare in the 21st Century – Raube


Hastings College of the Law

Students may petition to receive credit for work at other accredited law schools by demonstrating good cause for the request.
Because Hastings has a Law and Health Sciences concentration, it offers health-related courses that may be of interest to Berkeley Law students.
For more information on the Law and Health Sciences concentration, visit: