Contemporary Issues: Pandemics
Examines contemporary and historical pandemics in terms of their social and cultural impact, political-economic facets, and implications for health and healthcare. Topics include the social ramifications of states of emergency; the ethical implications of vaccines and other healthcare measures; religious, activist and NGO responses.
For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for HLTHSOC 203.
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.
Not taught in 2022
Lecturer(s) Pauline Herbst
HLTHSOC 203: 15 points
15 points at Stage I