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Geographies of Death & Disease

Introduction to population geography and medical geography. Historical and contemporary trends and patterns of mortality and morbidity will be examined using ideas from demography, medicine, ecology and cultural studies, with examples from different parts of the world.

HLTH AGE 2HI3

Geographies of Death & Disease

Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): II Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes

Introduction to population geography and medical geography. Historical and contemporary trends and patterns of mortality and morbidity will be examined using ideas from demography, medicine, ecology and cultural studies, with examples from different parts of the world.


Allison M. Williams

Professor | School of Geography & Earth Sciences

Prerequisite(s): One of GEOG 1HA3, GEOG 1HB3 Antirequisite(s): HEALTHST 2HI3 Cross-list(s): GEOG 2HI3 This course is administered by the School of Geography and Earth Sciences.