ANTC62H3 Medical Anthropology: Biological and Demographic Perspectives

The examination of health and disease in ecological and socio-cultural perspective. Emphasis is placed on variability of populations in disease susceptibility and resistance in an evolutionary context. With its sister course, ANTC61H3, this course is designed to introduce students to the basic concepts and principles of medical anthropology. Principles of epidemiology, patterns of inheritance and biological evolution are considered.
Science credit

Prerequisite: 
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences