GEOG 503 Advanced Topics in Health Geography (3 credits)

Note: This is the 2016–2017 edition of the eCalendar. Update the year in your browser's URL bar for the most recent version of this page, or click here to jump to the newest eCalendar.

Offered by: Geography (Faculty of Science)


Geography : A critical review of current themes and trends in health geography, with emphasis on geographical perspectives in public health research. Topics include the social and environmental determinants of chronic and infectious disease, health and health-related behaviours. Seminars focus on critical appraisal of conceptual and methodological approaches in health geography research.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Ross, Nancy; Berrang Ford, Lea (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours

  • Prerequisite: GEOG 303 or GEOG 403 or permission of instructor

  • Restrictions: Course open to U3 undergraduate students and graduate students in the Department of Geography OR others with permission of instructor. Not open to students who took GEOG 503 in Winter 2009.

Back to top