Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

SY232
Sociology of Mental Illness
0.5 Credit

The course includes an examination of differences in rates of mental illness among social groups. The roles of the public, the family, the law, psychiatrists and others dealing with the social construction of mental illness are analyzed. The organization of asylums is also considered.†

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
SY101.