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ANT2002 Culture, Illness and Health

Short Description: Culture, Illness and Health
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities & Communication
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 090303 - Anthropology
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 5 June 2020

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

This course provides an overview of a wide range of factors which collectively determine individual and community health status. The perspective taken is predominantly biocultural focusing on human adaptations and human development and providing a cross- cultural and comparative framework for considering the health of our species as a whole. Most of the material discussed comes from the field of Human Biology and Medical Anthropology.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 1, 2020 Online
Date printed 5 June 2020