HLTD13H3 Special Topics in Health: Global Health and Human Biology

An examination of a current topic relevant to global health, especially diseases or conditions that predominately affect populations in low-income countries. The specific topics will vary from year to year, and may include: HIV/AIDS; insect-borne diseases; the biology of poverty and precarity. The course will provide students with relevant information about social context and health policy, but will focus on the processes of disease transmission and its biological impact on human health.

Prerequisite: 

Completion of HLTC26H3 and an additional 1.0 credits at the C-level in HLT courses from the program requirements from the Major/Major Co-op program in Health Studies - Population Health

Enrolment Limits: 
25
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences