HLTHSOC 305

Culture, Science, and Technology


Description

Examines the interplay between culture, scientific knowledge and practice, and technological development with respect to health and illness. Focusing on the social, cultural, ethical, and political dimensions of science and technology, the course introduces students to critical examinations of how “knowledge”, “progress”, “innovation” and “expertise” are constituted across a variety of global settings.

Availability 2023

Not taught in 2023

Lecturer(s)

TBA

Points

HLTHSOC 305: 15 points

Prerequisites

HLTHSOC 200 and 15 points at Stage II in BA Ccourses

Restrictions

ANTHRO 243