Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2019/2020
Canadian Excellence

HR329/HS329
Global Health and Social Justice
0.5 Credit

Hours per week:
  • Lecture/Discussion: 3

This course focuses on the social determinants that influence the health of individuals, communities and countries and the social justice issues to which they give rise as an example of social and economic human rights in practice. Topics may include: economic, social and political dimensions of global emergency services; humanitarian aid; world health systems and development; international disease transmission; and population health and social justice. (Cross-listed as HS329.)

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
HR100 or HR260/SOJE260 or HS201 and registration status: Year 3 or Year 4, or permission of the instructor.
Exclusions
HS329.