Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

FWIS 150 001 (CRN: 26013)

THE WORLD OF MEDIEVAL MEDICINE

Long Title: THE WORLD OF MEDIEVAL MEDICINE
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Fanger, Claire L.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 3:50PM W HUM 328 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 3
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2020 10:57PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
25-APR-2019  
7:00PM - 10:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: How did medieval Christians understand and treat mental and bodily illness? How did their experiences of pain, sex, childbirth, and death interact with larger concepts of God, nature, and the heavens? What role did angels and demons play? This seminar will explore these issues through close reading of medieval texts. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for FWIS 150 if student has credit for FSEM 171/MDEM 171/RELI 171.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/