HSC 571 - Death and Dying

The relationship between death and health with emphasis on physiological, psychological, legal, and medical aspects of death in contemporary America. Roles of individual, family, school, community, and various professionals. Problems in meaning of death, care of the dying, death education, and attitudes toward death. Prerequisite: HSC 160 or permission of the department chairperson.

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