HLTHSOC 203

Contemporary Issues: Pandemics


Description

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.

Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023

Lecturer(s)

TBA

Points

HLTHSOC 203: 15 points

Prerequisites

15 points at Stage I