Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

HURC 201 001 (CRN: 23602)

INTRO TO MEDICAL HUMANITIES

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL HUMANITIES
Department: Humanities Research Center
Instructor: Mitchell, Beverly M.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR SEW 560 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
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: 17
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 13-DEC-2018 3:08PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
27-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM F TBA TBA
 
Description: Examines the history of medicine, concepts of disease vs illness, narrative medicine, health disparities, religion, spirituality, and the role of science and technology on the practices of healthcare. Students will develop skills in close reading, interpretation, historical contextualization, critical thinking. This course is required for the minor in Medical Humanities.