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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Medicine and Society Minor

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A minor in Medicine & Society requires 15 hours of approved coursework, including the foundation course, ‘Readings in Medicine & Society’ (HON 3301H). Four elective courses may be chosen from the list of courses approved for the minor, and at least two of these must be taken at the advanced level; in some cases, other related coursework may be applied towards the minor, with prior approval from the director. Students must earn a 3.0 or higher in all coursework for the minor.

In addition, students must complete at least 12 hours in residence, 9 hours of which must be at the advanced level. A maximum of 6 hours of approved transfer credits may be accepted toward the minor upon the approval of the program director. No more than 6 hours of a student’s major may be applied towards the minor.

For more information contact: Dr. Helen Valier Director, Medicine & Society Program or Dr. Aaron Reynolds Advising and Program Development, Medicine & Society Program.

For a minor in Medicine & Society, a student must complete 15 semester hours of approved course work, including:


I. 3 hours from the following list:

II. 6 - 12 hours from the following list:

III. 0-6 hours from the following list:


Those classes marked with an * are taught in multiple sections and for the class to be eligible for inclusion in the Medicine & Society minor, students must complete a section with a health focus. Further details on this are available from the program director. 

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