KINS 2262: Health Policy and Society

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Course Format Lecture 3.0 h + Seminar 1.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 3.0

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the sociology of health and illness, with a focus on sociological theories regarding health. Students explore the social determinants of health and their influence on the lived experience. They examine the history and structure of the Canadian health care system, as well as the organization and administration of recreation services and their impact on health.

College credit will be given for only one of the following courses: KINS 2262 or 2261.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum "C-" grade in ENGL 1123 or 1127 (may be taken concurrently).

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