Faculty of Arts


HISTORY 367

Health, Medicine and Society


Description

Examines the rise of modern Western medicine since 1850 and its impact, with a particular emphasis on Britain and its colonies. Topics include public health, hospitals, nursing, psychiatry, sexual health, reproductive health, child health, tuberculosis, medicine and war, and alternative medicines.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for HISTORY 367.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2022

Semester 1

Lecturer(s)

Coordinator(s) Professor Linda Bryder

Reading/Texts


Recommended Reading


Assessment

Coursework only

Points

HISTORY 367: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

15 points at Stage II in History and 30 points passed, or SOCSCIPH 200 and 30 points passed, or HLTHSOC 200 and 30 points passed

Corequisites


Restrictions

HISTORY 210


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