SOCI 508 Medical Sociology and Social Psychiatry (3 credits)

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Offered by: Sociology (Faculty of Arts)


Sociology (Arts) : The social construction of mental illness and disease, the personal and professional definition and recognition of illness, the distribution and determinants of illness, disease, sickness in the population, and the politics of medical research.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: SOCI 309 or SOCI 310 or Permission of the Instructor.

  • Note: Open to Social Studies of Medicine students.