HLTB50H3 Introduction to Health Humanities

An introduction to human health through literature, narrative, and the visual arts. Students will develop strong critical skills in text-centered methods of analysis (i.e., the written word, visual images) through topics including representations of health, illness narratives, death and dying, patient-professional relationships, technoscience and the human body.

Prerequisite: 

Any 4.0 credits

Recommended Preparation: 

Prior experience in humanities courses at the secondary or post-secondary level.

Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language
Note: 

Preference will be given to students enrolled in a Health Studies program.