HLTD50H3 Special Topics in Health Humanities

This advanced seminar will provide intensive study of a selected topic in and/or theoretical questions about the health humanities. Topics will vary by instructor and term but may include narrative medicine, stories of illness and healing, representations of older age and aging in literature and film, AIDS and/or cancer writing, representations of death and dying in literature and film, the role of creative arts in health.


HLTA03H3 and HLTB50H3 and [an additional 1.5 credits at the C-level in HLT courses]; and a minimum CGPA of 2.5.

Recommended Preparation: 

Completion of at least 3 C-level HLT courses.

Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language

Priority will be given to students in the Minor Program in Health Humanities.