Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

FWIS 102 001 (CRN: 14066)

CULTURE AND HEALTHCARE

Long Title: THE INTERSECTION OF CULTURE AND HEALTHCARE
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Dinh, Julie
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR WSC 123 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-2019) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
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: 15
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2022 5:07AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
11-DEC-2019  
2:00PM - 5:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Research has demonstrated that minority patients experience lower standards of healthcare. This course is designed to explore this phenomenon by examining the role of culture in healthcare. This FWIS will introduce students to interdisciplinary ways of reading and writing, drawing from fields including medicine, policy, public health, sociology, and psychology.