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2013-2014 University Catalog 
    
2013-2014 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HU 470 - Social History of Therapeutics


This cross-disciplinary course introduces the social history of medical therapy in the United States. Using both primary and secondary sources, it emphasizes the social development of healthcare professions. In particular, to illustrate how tools shape practice, the course considers examples of technology in medicine. By examining artifacts and print materials, students will analyze their meaning and significance within both a social history and therapeutic context.
3 class hrs

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: upperclass status)

Credits: 3