GEOG322

Geography of Health

30 points, 0.2500 EFTS

Occurrences

Description

The course provides an introduction to the concepts and applications of health geography through exploration of spatial patterns of human disease and health-care services. The course is organised into the following sections: health and the physical environment, health inequalities, geography of health systems and service provision, and global health challenges.

Pre-requisites

30 points of 200-level Geography, or HLTH201 and HLTH202, or in special cases with approval of the Head of Department.