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Medical Humanities Minor

18 credit hours

Foundation Course

Complete one of the following courses:

  • HUM 2250 - Introduction to Medical Humanaties (3) course cancelled for spring 2022
  • UGS 2255 - Block U: Medical Humanites (3)
  • LEAP 1140 - LEAP Seminar: Health Dilemmas & Decisions (3)

Communication & Writing

Complete at least one course:

  • COMM 5115 - Health Communication
  • COMM 5116 - Health, Communication & Culture (3)
  • COMM 5117 - Health Campaigns & Media (3)
  • COMM 5815 - Health Communication, Special Topic (3)
  • COMM 5140 - Communication and Aging (3)
  • WRTG 4910 - Independent Readings in Rhetoric, Discourse, and Writing (1-3) must be preapproved 

Philosophy & Ethics

Complete at least one course:

  • PHIL 3011-002 - Animal Ethics (3)
  • PHIL 3310 - Science & Society (3)
  • PHIL 3370 - Philosophy of Biology (3)
  • PHIL 3520 - Bioethics (3)
  • PHIL 3570 - Research Ethics (3)
  • PHIL 3740 - Drugs and Justice (3)
  • PHIL 5520 - Advanced Bioethics (3)

History & Literature

Complete at least one course: 

Electives

Choose two additional courses from the three categories listed above to reach 18 credit hours: communication & writing, philosophy & ethics, or history and literature. You can take a maximum of two courses per group. 

Special Topics Courses and Semester Specific Humanities Courses

The courses listed in red highlight special courses offered in humanities during a given semester that will count toward fulfillment of the above groupings. Please work with your advisor, Connie Corbett to ensure the courses are reflected on your degree audit. 

Courses Offered Spring 2022

Foundation

Course  Title Day Time Meeting Type
HUM 2250 Introduction to Medical Humanities M,W 8:05  AM - 9:25 AM In person
UGS 2255 Block U: Medical Humanities M,W 1:25 PM - 2:45 PM In person
LEAP 1140 LEAP Seminar: Health Dilemmas & Decisions   many sections offered  varies

 

Communication & Writing

Course Title Day Time Meeting Type
COMM 5115 Health Communication T,TH 12:25 PM - 1:45 PM In person
COMM 5117 Health Campaigns and Media M 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM In person

 

Philosophy & Ethics

Course Title Day  Time Meeting Type
PHIL 3011-002 Animal Ethics T, TH 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM In person
PHIL 3310 Science & Society MWF 10:45 AM - 11:35 AM In person
PHIL 3370 Philosophy of Biology MWF 11:50 AM - 12:40 PM In person
PHIL 3520 Bioethics   many sections offered varies depending on section 
PHIL 3570 Research Ethics MWF 9:40 AM - 10:30 AM IVC

 

History & Literature

Course Title Day Time Meeting Type
ENGL 3060 Literature, Medicine, Society M,W 11:50 AM - 1:10 PM In person
Last Updated: 10/13/21