AAS 309 - Global Health in African Contexts
Fall 2021, Section 001 - Global Health in Africa
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
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Description

This course examines "global health" in African contexts. We shall explore African understandings of illness and health; traditions of non-medical healing; the history of Western medicine in Africa; the current state of medical systems; and the challenges of major infectious epidemics such as AIDS, Malaria, and Tuberculosis and well as everyday health challenges arising from changing lifestyles and poverty.

Schedule

AAS 309 - Global Health in African Contexts
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
27797
Open
18
 
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MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM

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