Academic Calendar - 2022

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2022
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History 2818F/G

PLAGUE AND DEATH FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE 18TH CENTURY


From ancient 'plague' pestilences to the Black Death to outbreaks in London and Marseille, this course examines the disruption and uncertainty that characterized these disease episodes. How society and medicine understood disease causation, treatment options, and regulation will be examined through the lens of power, class, race, and gender.

Antirequisite(s): The former History 2812E.

Prerequisite(s): Registration in any program above first year.

Extra Information: Two hours per week; lecture; no tutorials.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: HISTORY

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