Sociology and Criminology

Medicine and the Body

Module code: L3117
Level 6
30 credits in spring semester
Teaching method: Seminar
Assessment modes: Coursework, Essay

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Module learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate a detailed knowledge and understanding of sociological theories and concepts related to the body in the context of medicine
  • Demonstrate a critical awareness of contemporary debates and empirical evidence about the body’s position in medical endeavours
  • Critically apply both empirical data and theoretical work to produce coherent and detailed written work for an academic audience