Five College Consortium

Sociology of Medicine

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Sociology
Course Number: 
216MC
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
This course provides a philosophical and sociological interpretation of various aspects of the field of medicine. Topics include measurement of variations in rates of disease and their relationship to social characteristics and social structure, systems of care and hospitalization, and ethical concerns. Topics inclue death, abortion, human genome sequencing, and assisted suicide.
Comments: 
Prereq: SOCI-123.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
103085

Course Sections

Sociology of Medicine
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Richard Moran rmoran@mtholyoke.edu TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Clapp Laboratory 126