To see all courses offered by Health Humanities Lab faculty members and associates, visit our courses page, here. To look at Spring 2019 health humanities course offerings at UNC-Chapel Hill, visit this page.
A special thank you to Jules Odendahl-James for compiling this fabulous list!
Writing 101 courses w/ Medical Humanities Relevance
· Neuroscience and the Law
· Science & Social Justice
· Communicating Science
· Farming, Gardening, and Anthropology
· HIV/AIDS in Literature & Culture
· Nature Writing
· Communicating Science
· Neurodiversity, Narrative, Activism
· Women’s Medicine in Western History
Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
AMES 270T.1: Voices in Global Health: Arabic language tutorial (Chergui; W 6:15-7:30pm).
AMES 522: Eco-Media (Litzinger, TTH 1:25-2:40pm). Cross -listed in Arts of the Moving Image, and Literature
ARTHIST 89S: Archeology of Death (M 3:05 – 5:25 PM). Cross-listed in Classical Studies and Religion
ARTHIST 238: Science Fiction Film (Burns; MW 4:40 – 5:55 PM). Cross-listed in English
CULANTH 218S: Anthropology & Global Health (Solomon; W 11:45am-2:15pm)
CULANTH 424: Medical Anthropology (Wesolowski; WF 8:30-9:45am)
CULANT 285S: Death, Burial & Justice (Rosenblatt; MWF 12-1:15 PM). Cross-listed in International Comparative Studies, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, and Duke African & African American Studies
CULANTH 290S: Environments & Technologies (Bitter; MW 4:40 – 5:55 PM)
CULANTH 306: Health, Culture & Latino Communication (service learning, two courses taught in Spanish). Cross-listed in Global Health, Spanish, and Latino/a Studies in the Global South
CULANTH 323: Fundamentals of Global Mental Health (Puffer; TTH 3:05-4:20pm)
CULANTH 366S: Trauma and Space in Asia (Lamarre; TTH 11:45 AM – 1 PM). Cross-listed in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Arts of the Moving Image, and International Comparative Study
CULANTH 481.1: Living, Dying, Healing in Russia (Gheith; W 6:15-8:45pm). Cross-listed in Russian and Global Health
CULANTH 611: Global Mental Health (Green; T 1:25 – 3:55 PM). Cross-listed in Global Health, and Psychology
CULANTH 660: Health in the African Diaspora (Royals; MW 11:45 AM – 1 PM). Cross-listed in Duke African & African American Studies and Global Health
DANCE 116: Alexander Technique (Prichard; TH 4:40-6pm). Cross-listed in Music and Theater Studies
DANCE 308: Performance & Technology (DeFrantz & Brooke, TTh 1:25-2:40pm). Cross-listed in Theater Studies, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Information Science Studies
DANCE 390S.1: Creative Collaboration as Social Action (Dickinson; T 3:05-5:35pm).
DOCST 211S: Children & Illness (Moses; T 6:15-8:45pm, service learning course). Cross-listed in VMS and Public Policy.
DOCST 246S: Feeding the Diaspora: Global Food Stories & Audio Journalism (Diaz; WF 3:05 – 4:20 PM)
ENGL 90S: Mad Scientists in Literature (Burns, WF 4:40-5:55pm)
ENGL 90S.2: Lessons from Science Fiction (McDowell; WF 3:05 – 4:20 PM). Cross-listed in Gender, Sexuality and Feminine Studies.
ENGL 90S.4: Happiness and Despair (Taft; WF 8:30 – 9:45 AM)
ENGL 190S: Environmental Crisis (Williams; WF 3:05 – 4:20 PM). Cross-listed in Environmental Science and Literature.
ETHICS 488: Desigining Interventions for the Prevention of Sexual Assault and Harassment (Anisman-Razin; T 3:05-5:05pm).
Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies
GSF 266: Gender & Sexuality in the Ancient World (Janan; MW 4:40-5:55Pm). Cross-listed in Classical Studies
GSF 366S: Nature, Culture & Gender (Cornes; TTH 10:05-11:20am).
GSF 390S: Economies of Care (Meintjes, Olcott, & Prattes; M 3:05-5:35pm).
HIST 106: Science and the Modern World (Hepler-Smith, TTH 10:05-11:20 AM). Cross-listed in International Comparative Studies & Science and Society certificate program
HIST 203: History of Global Health (Humphreys, TTH 1:25-2:40pm). Cross-listed in Global Health
HIST 204: Health & Healing in Africa (Ewald, WF 8:30-9:45am)
HIST 250: Green Germany (Dolan, TTh 4:40-5:55pm). Cross-listed in German, Environmental Science and Energy
HIST 260: Magic, Science & Belief Since 1400 (Robisheaux, MW 1:25-2:40pm). Cross-listed in Medieval Renaissance studies
HIST 303: Rise of Modern Science (Mauskopf, TTH 10:05-11:20am)
HIST 501S: History of Sexuality (Sigal, W 7:30-10pm). Crossed-listed in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminism studies
HIST 548S: Global History of Medicine (Barnes, T 12-2:30pm). Cross-listed in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminism Studies & Global Health
LIT 190S.4: Environmental Crisis (Williams, WF 3:05-4:20 PM). Cross-listed in English and Environmental Science
LIT 246.1: Flaubert’s Brain: Neurohumanities (Jenson, TTH 1:25-2:40 PM). Cross-listed in French and Neuroscience
390S.04: Brains Everywhere (Viego, TTH 3:05-4:20pm). Cross-listed as LSGS 290S.02/NEUROSCI 290S.01/ROMST 390S.02/GSF 290S.02.
LIT 290S.1: Contagion in Culture & Society (Dahiya, WF 3:05-4:20 PM). Cross-listed in Gender, Sexuality, and Feminism Studies
LIT 521S: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives on Science (Jhun & Brading, T 1:40-4:10 PM). Cross-listed in Philosophy, History, and Gender, Sexuality, and Feminism studies
LIT 522: Eco-Media (Litzinger, TTH 1:25-2:40pm). Cross -listed in Arts of the Moving Image, and Duke Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
MUSIC 116.1: Alexander Technique (Prichard; TH 4:40-6pm). Cross-listed in Dance and Theater Studies
MUSIC 289: Music and the Brain. (Lindroth & Overath; TH 4:40-7:10pm). Cross-listed in Neuroscience
MUSIC 290S.4: Social Entrepreneurship and the Arts (Wyatt; T 10:05-12:35pm). Cross-listed in Public Policy 290S.4
PHIL 218: Medical Ethics (Hawkins; MW 11:45am-1pm)
PHIL 242: Problems in Philosophy of Science (Brading; TTH 10:05-11:20am)
PHIL 252: Philosophy & Neuroscience (De Brigard, TTH 10:05-11:20am)
PHIL 314: Philosophy of Biology (Brandon, TTH 1:25-2:40pm)
PHIL 353: Neuroethics (Huettel, MW 10:05-11:20am)
PHIL 541S: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives on Science (Jhun & Brading, T 1:40-4:10pm). Cross-listed in Literature.
THEATRST 247: Alexander Technique (Prichard; TH 4:40-6pm). Cross-listed in Music and Dance
THEATRST 364: Performance & Technology (DeFrantz & Brooke, TTh 1:25-2:40pm). Cross-listed in Dance, Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Information Science Studies
THEATRST 390S: Special Topics in Performance Studies, Medical Stories on Stage (Odendahl-James WF 11:45am-1pm). Cross-listed in ENGL, LIT, VMS.
Visual Media Studies
VMS 346S: Visual Cultures of Medicine (Olson, MW 11:45am-1pm). Cross-listed in ISS.