HSC 471 - Death and Dying

Analyzes the relationship between death and health with emphasis on the physiological, medical, psychological, legal, and consumer aspects of dying in contemporary America. Investigates problems that relate to the meaning of death, care for the dying, death ritual, bereavement, and death education. Prerequisite: HSC 160 or permission of the department chairperson.

College: Sciences and Humanities
Hours: 3
Permission: Y
Prerequisite: HSC 160
Co-requisite: none