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Sociology of Health and well being (state-of-the-art)

Course Code :2300PSWZWE
Study domain:Sociology
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Edwin Wouters
Sarah Van de Velde

3. Course contents *

The lectures consists on the following topics:

  • Basic principles of Sociology of Health & Illness
  • What is well-being
  • Global health
  • Chronic Illness & disability
  • Work-related stress
  • Medicalization
  • Health systems
  • Doctor-patient relation