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

SY415
Sociology of Health, Illness and Gender
0.5 Credit

By drawing on a rich, multiperspectival, interdisciplinary body of research, this course examines the complex relationship amongst gender and opportunities for health and likeliness of illness. Topics include gender and medicine, sexuality, experiences across the life course, issues of mental health and others.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
(SY387 or SY388) or SY389, and one of SY233 (or SY233*), SY334, SY321, SY322, SY323* or permission of the department.

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SY415 Prerequisite revised; effective September 1, 2011.