BB220 & BB361

BB220 CANCER: SOCIETY’S MALIGNANT SHADOW (3 credits)

Explores the social context of our modern understanding of the group of diseases called cancer. Stimulates critical thinking about how trends in prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and care are influenced by the way we view social categories such as race, gender, and socioeconomic class. Demonstrates that access to medical advances is informed by societal beliefs regarding the role of government and other authoritative institutions. CPDP – Core, Perspective, Difference/Power/Discrimination

BB 361, NEUROSCIENCE OF SENSORY AND MOTOR SYSTEMS (3 credits)

Provides advanced knowledge and understanding of the structure and function of the sensory and motor systems and the interactions between them. These systems will be considered in the context of human physiology.