Health Sciences Calendar
2005 - 2006

3.5.25 Social Studies of Medicine

Core Courses

This Department contributes to the following courses: Medicine & Society in the Back to Basics Component of the Medical Curriculum.


The Department offers a wide range of electives in aspects of the social sciences and humanities as they relate to medicine. For details see the Electives Catalogue.

Graduate Program

Through the Department, graduate students can obtain an M.A. in the History of Medicine, an M.A. in Medical Anthropology and an M.A. in Medical Sociology. The above degrees are acquired in programs administered jointly with the Departments of History, Anthropology, and Sociology in the Faculty of Arts. Consult the Department for further information.

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