Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021
Western Main Campus

History 2819F/G

HOW EPIDEMICS CHANGE THE WAY WE LIVE


Focusing on the 19th and 20th centuries, this course investigates the disruption and changes arising from disease outbreaks. Disease can permanently alter society, with lives lost, community practices modified, and individual habits scrutinized. The role of government, society’s expectations, science and medicine, power, class, race, and gender will be explored.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2812E.

Extra Information: Two lecture hours per week.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: HISTORY

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