WMST BC1050y "Women and Health" Returns

WMST BC1050y "Women and Health" returns in the spring of 2012, and will be offered by Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies Assistant Professor Rebecca Jordan-Young. Twice a week (one lecture and one discussion section).

TR 1:10-2:25 pm
323 Milbank (Tuesday lecture)
Thursdays discussion rooms TBA
3.0 Points

Interdisciplinary introduction emphasizing interaction of biological and sociocultural influences on women's health, and exploring health disparities among women as well as between women and men. Current biomedical knowledge presented with empirical critiques of research and medical practice in specific areas such as occupational health, cardiology, sexuality, infectious diseases, reproduction, etc.

Students registering for this course are expected to attend the lecture on Tuesdays at 1:10-2:25 pm, and one of the two discussion sections for 1:10-2:25 pm on Thursday. The course instructors will assign students to discussion sections in the first few weeks of the semester.

Interested students need to attend the first day of class.