Course Schedule - Spring 17

     

HURC 431 001 (CRN: 24059)

POLITICS OF PSYCHIATRIC MEDIA

Long Title: CONTAGIOUS POLITICS OF PSYCHIATRIC MEDIA
Department: Humanities Research Center
Instructor: Troumbley, Rex L.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR SEW 460 (9-JAN-2017 - 21-APR-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 24-APR-2017 10:02AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
28-APR-2017  9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: Medical humanities/media archaeology will critique how psychiatry uses novels, photography, film, drugs, and the internet to capture patients and explain their disorders. Case studies vary year to year, but may include Tourette's syndrome, hysteria, internet addition, and viral extremism.