Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2007/2008
Canadian Excellence

Health Studies Program

Program Information - Health Studies: Sara Neziol, (519) 756-8228, ext 5790, sneziol@wlu.ca

The Honours BA program and minor in Health Studies are only available at the Brantford Campus.

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HS Course Notes

The following HS courses are only available at the Brantford Campus.

 
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
HS101 Physical Determinants of Health 0.5
HS200 Social Determinants of Health [1] 0.5
HS201 Canadian Health Care Systems [2] 0.5
HS203 Disease and Society [3] 0.5
HS210 Aging: A Sociological Perspective 0.5
HS219 Disabilities 0.5
HS227 Aging: Realities and Myths 0.5
HS250 Who Cares? Mothering, Midwifery and Medicalization 0.5
HS266 You Are What You Eat 0.5
HS304 Not in My Family: Alcoholism, Drug Abuse and Domestic Violence 0.5
HS305 Docs, Quacks and Charlatans [4] 0.5
HS310 Healthcare and Housing Among the Elderly 0.5
HS311 Multicultural Views of Aging 0.5
HS320 Principles of Epidemiology 0.5
HS321 Health Care Evaluation 0.5
HS322 Health Policy and Politics 0.5
HS323 Health Policy in the Welfare State 0.5
HS329 The Lottery of Birth: Global Health and Social Justice 0.5
HS330 Disasters and Public Health [5] 0.5
HS344 Barbie, Bulimia and Botox [6] 0.5
HS350 Multicultural Competence 0.5
HS360 The Aftermath of Violence 0.5
HS400 Health Networks 0.5
HS401 Current Developments in Health Studies 1.0
HS402 Health Studies Practicum 1.0
HS410 Passing On 0.5
HS411 What’s Love Got to do with It? Human Sexuality and Health 0.5
HS412 Directed Studies 0.5
HS450 Indigenous Health & Wellness 0.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. March 6, 2007 Senate RevisionHS102 renumbered to HS200; effective September 1, 2007.

  2. July 3, 2007: HS201 Editorial revision to prerequisite; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  3. May 10, 2007 CT203/HS203 Senate passed Title change; effective Sept 1, 2007.

  4. March 6, 2007 Senate RevisionHS305 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2007.

  5. March 6, 2007 Senate RevisionHS330 Prerequisite changed; effective September 1, 2007.

  6. May 30, 2007: HS344 Senate approved deletion of cross-listing with JN and prerequisite revised; effective Sept 1, 2007.