SOA 315: Health and Healing

Prerequisite: At least Sophomore standing

General Education requirement: Global Awareness

Exploration of how culture and systems of social inequality shape health and health care practices in different societies around the world. The course examines cultural concepts of health, illness, and healing; the nature of the therapeutic encounter; and the impact of differences in wealth, race, gender on health and access to health care. This course is especially relevant for students pursuing careers in health and social service fields and who are interested in understanding culture and cultural diversity.

2023 Spring
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
12450 01B Lecture 30 3.00
Days Start End
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 11:00 AM EST 11:50 AM EST
Instructor: Andrea Klimt Class status:
Prerequisite: At least Sophomore standing
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: Blended