Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Western Main Campus

History 2812E

PLAGUE, POX AND FLU: DISEASE IN GLOBAL HISTORY


This course examines the role of disease in history, exploring how disease swept through cities, devastated populations, and transformed politics, public health and economies. Spanning from antiquity to present day, this global survey investigates society's experience with, and response to, such diseases as the plague, leprosy, smallpox, and AIDS/HIV.

Extra Information: 2 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 1.00
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: HISTORY