An interdisciplinary examination of the impact of disease on the people in sub Saharan Africa. The course includes a one-month cultural and medical experience in Mwandi, Zambia during the summer, preceded by preparatory meetings during the spring semester and culminating in a seminar in the fall semester following the trip. Students submit applications and are interviewed for the course during the fall semester preceding the next summer's trip.
Satisfies the Cultural Diversity requirement.
Permission of the instructor is required. Fee.