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.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture
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Class: #11142

Tue, Jan 21, 2020 - Wed, Apr 29, 2020

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