Jun 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Sociomedical Sciences Minor

Melanie Medeiros, Coordinator (Bailey 149)

This minor offers students the opportunity to acquire interdisciplinary knowledge on topics and issues related to health, disease, illness and medicine, as well as analytical and practical skills that will benefit them in post-graduate education and careers in medicine, public health and other health services. The minor focuses on the social determinants of disease and health and examine the correlation between trends in health and its social causes, including social inequality and structural inequities.


Total Credits Required to Complete Minor: 18-19

Exploratory Learning Electives: (15 Credits)

Choose five courses with at least one course from ANTH, at least one course from SOCL, and at least one course outside of ANTH and SOCL. At least one course must be at the 300-level or higher.  Four of the courses must be taken from the Group A Core Courses list.

B. Complementary Courses: 0-1 Course(s)

One Capstone Experience (3-4 Credits)