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Lori Cass
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Judi Brayer, Summer School Coordinator 
Phone: (570) 662-4818

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Summer Session I Course Details


(W)Sociology of Medicine (SOC-3360-190)

  Online Course - 3.00 Undergraduate Credits
 Seats are still available for this course!
Course Term and Dates: Summer I (05/27/14 to 06/26/14)
Location: Onlne Course
Meeting Days and Times: Online Course
Instructor: Dr. Janice K. Purk
Prerequisites: Take 45 credits;
Corequisites: NONE
Department: Social Work-Anthropol-Sociolog
Course Description: This course includes the sociological study of physical health and illness, therapy, rehabilitation, and the organization of health care systems in the USA. It examines help-seeking behaviors, utilization of health care services, issues of bioethics, and the roles of health care providers all from the sociological perspective. Race, class, and gender stratification within the health care system will also be explored.

Courses with insufficient enrollment may be subject to cancellation