2013-2014 Catalog


WGS 236 Women & Health (HLT)

Prerequisite: HLT 215 OR a college course in Women's and Gender Studies OR permission of instructor

Offered: Typically alternate years

This course will help students understand women's health from a personal perspective and then connect that understanding to the health of women in other parts of the world. Emphasis will be on reproductive health, including pregnancy, birth, and breastfeeding, but we will also study issues such as environmental health, violence against women, and AIDS as a global health problem. African Americans', Appalachians', and Women's Perspective. 1 Course Credit

Credits

1 Course Credit

Cross Listed Courses

HLT 236