Health, Medicine and Well-Being (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2020–Spring 2021 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Health, Medicine and Well-Being

Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: Sociology
Academic Plan Code(s): HMW MIN

Admission to the minor in Health, Medicine and Well-Being requires:

  1. Completion of SOC 320 or SOC 323 with a grade of C or better;
  2. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0; and
  3. A minimum grade point average of 2.0 in any courses in Sociology.

Completion of the minor requires completion of SOC 320 and SOC 323 with a grade of C or better.

Program Requirements

SOC 201Introduction to Sociology - SB3
SOC 320Social Theory - WR3
SOC 323Diversity and Inequality3
Select two electives at the 300+ level:
One from:3
Urban Sociology
Environmental Sociology
Sociology of Human Sexuality
Sociology of Gender
Sociology of Families
Sociology of Deviant Behavior
One from:3
Mental Health and Illness
Medical Sociology
Sociology of Women's Health
Special Topics in Sociology 1
Select two electives at the 400 level:6
Sociology of Aging - CUE
Sociology of Death & Dying - CUE
Sociology of Leisure - CUE
Sociology of Health and Illness - CUE
The Health Care System - CUE
Sociology of Disabilities
Special Topics in Sociology - CUE
Social Inequality & Stratification - WR, CUE
Minimum Total Hours21