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

HS344
Health and Gender
0.5 Credit

This course will explore the gendered nature of health and illness by examining how the construction of masculinity and femininity contribute to different experiences of health, illness and the healthcare system. The course will cover a range of health-related issues for which gender has been of special importance. Topics may include: mental health, reproductive health, sexual health and sexuality, occupational health and work, and health policy.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
HS200.
Exclusions
JN344.
Notes
3 lecture hours
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

Senate Revision March 3, 2011: HS344 Title, description and prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2011.