Health and Society minors will:

  1. Be able to identify the conceptual and methodological tools employed in different disciplines to study health, disease, and the body.
  2. Be able to analyze how social forces (e.g., culture, policies, racism, class structures) shape health.
  3. Be able to gather and analyze information related to specific health topics.
  4. Know about specific historic and/or current efforts to improve the health of populations.