Courses

Required Courses

AP/SOSC 1801 6.0 (Y) Health Controversies: Issues of Health, Illness and Society*
AP/SOSC 2110 6.0 (Y) HEALTH: Systems, Cultures and Power (formerly A Critical Study of Health & Society)
AP/SOSC 3993 3.0 (F & W) Strategies of Social Science Research
AP/SOSC 4147 6.0 (Y) Health & Society Seminar: Health and Place**

*Students who enrolled as HESO Majors before FALL/WINTER 2014-2015 have the option of using AP/SOSC 2150 6.0 in the place of AP/SOSC 1801 6.0 as their required first year degree course.

** For the 2016-17 academic year, AP/SOSC 4147 6.0 will replace AP/SOSC 4140 6.0 as the required 4th year course for the Honours BA in Health & Society.

Recommended Courses

(Courses with a * are not offered in 2016-2017)

AP/SOSC 2101 3.0 Political Economy of Health*
AP/SOSC 2102 3.0 Health Systems in the Global Society*
AP/SOSC 2150 6.0 Health in Crisis: Issues of Health Environment and Poverty
AP/SOSC 3090 6.0 Medicine and North American Society in Historical Perspective*
AP/SOSC 3101 3.0 (S2) Health and Development in the Global South
AP/SOSC 3103 3.0 (S2) Health: International and Comparative Perspectives
AP/SOSC 3113 6.0 Health Care Professions: Theories and Issues*
AP/SOSC 3114 6.0 (Y) Special Topics in Health & Society: Food and Health
AP/SOSC 3115 3.0 (F) Special Topics in Health & Society: Children and Health
AP/SOSC 3115 3.0 (W) Special Topics in Health & Society: Health, Storytelling and the Media
AP/SOSC 3116 6.0 The Patient*
AP/SOSC 3117 3.0 Cultures of Addiction*
AP/SOSC 3118 3.0 (W) Politics of Addiction
AP/SOSC 3121 3.0 (F&W) Race and Health
AP/SOSC 3168 3.0 Environmental Health*
AP/SOSC 3169 3.0 (F) Occupational Health
AP/SOSC 3361 6.0 Disability and the Law*
AP/SOSC 3362 6.0 Law, Medicine and Madness*
AP/SOSC 3920 6.0 (SU) Disability and Society
AP/SOSC 3921 6.0 (Y) Indigenous Health and Healing
AP/SOSC 4113 3.0 Advanced Topics in Health & Society*
AP/SOSC 4142 3.0 (W) Art and Art Making for Health Research and Practice
AP/SOSC 4143 6.0 Disability and Cultural Representation*
AP/SOSC 4144 6.0 (Y) Engaging Health in the Community
AP/SOSC 4145 3.0 The Brain, Self and Society*
AP/SOSC 4146 3.0 (F) Health and Humanitarianism
AP/SOSC 4150 3.0 Aging and Caregiving*
AP/SOSC 4710 6.0 (Y) Urban Field Experience

Related Courses

(Courses with a * are not offered in 2016-2017)

For further information about Related Courses, please consult the Department Calendar or Website.

Anthropology

AP/ANTH 3050 3.0(F) Disabling Lives: Anthropological Interpretations of Disability through Autobiography*
AP/ANTH 3080 6.0 Modes of Enablement: A Cultural Perspective on Physical Disability*
AP/ANTH 3190 3.0 (W) Nutritional Anthropology
AP/ANTH 3200 3.0 (W) The Anthropology of International Health
AP/ANTH 3280 6.0 (Y) Psychiatric Anthropology and Social Stress
AP/ANTH 3330 6.0 (Y) Health and Illness in Cross-Cultural Perspective
AP/ANTH 4160 3.0 (W) Anthropology and Indigenous People’s Health
AP/ANTH 4330 3.0 (F) Critical Issues in Medical Anthropology

School of Equity Studies

AP/HREQ 3830 6.0 Women’s Health and Medical Practice*
AP/HREQ 3761 3.0 (F & W) Canada’s Social Policy
AP/HREQ 3850 6.0 Gender Violence and Social Policy*
AP/HREQ 4240 6.0 Health, Society and Human Resources*

Humanities

AP/HUMA 3320 6.0 (Y) Caribbean Thought: Post-Colonial Perspective

Philosophy

AP/PHIL 3575 3.0 (W) Introduction to Bioethics*

Political Science

AP/POLS 3170 3.0 (F &W) Canada’s Social Policy
AP/POLS 3300 6.0 (Y) Statistics for Social Sciences
AP/POLS 4161 3.0 Health Policy in Canada*
AP/POLS 4162 3.0 Issues in Canadian Health Policy*

Sociology

AP/SOCI 3550 6.0 (Y) Sociology of Aging
AP/SOCI 3820 6.0 (Y) Sociology of Health and Health Care
AP/SOCI 3850 6.0 Gender Violence and Social Policy*
AP/SOCI 3950 3.0 (F) Exploring Disability
AP/SOCI 4072 3.0 (F&W) Sociology of Human Reproduction

Women’s Studies

AP/GL/WMST 3511 3.0 Women’s Sexualities*
AP/GL/WMST 3548 3.0 Telling Stories About Our Bodies*
AP/GL/WMST 3554 3.0 Women and Madness*

Science & Technology Studies

SC/STS 3750 6.0 Genetics, Evolution and Society*
SC/STS 3780 3.0 Biomedicine in Socio-historical Context*

FACULTY OF HEALTH

Health Studies

HH/HLST 3010 3.0 (F &W)) Social Determinants of Health
HH/HLST 3015 3.0 (W) Pharmaceutical Politics and Policy
HH/HLST 3230 3.0 (F &W) Integrated Health Systems in Canada
HH/HLST 3400 3.0 (F &W) Health Care Management and Improvement
HH/HLST 3510 3.0 (S) Poverty and Health in Canada
HH/HLST 4130 3.0 Public Policy and Disabilities*
HH/HLST 4140 3.0 Mental Health Policy*

Psychology

HH/PSYC 3170 3.0 (F &W) Health Psychology
HH/PSYC 3490 3.0 (F &W) Adult Development and Aging
HH/PSYC 3560 3.0 Psychology of Death and Dying*