Responsible Activism and Global Health

Faculteit Campus Fryslân
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode CFB044A05
Vaknaam Responsible Activism and Global Health
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Responsible Humanity: Global Health: 100-level: Responsible Activism and Global Health
Leerdoelen Upon the successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

- Define activism in general and health activism in particular
- Understand and analyze health activism from a historical perspective
- Compare health activism in Western and non-Western movements
- Understand how medical interventions could potentially perpetuate class system, gender roles and neutralize sociopolitical values
- Compare top-down and bottom up activism
- Analyze climate change activism vis-à-vis health and social inequalities movements
Omschrijving This course aims to analyse health in three settings:

(1) Successful examples of bottom-up movements that have led to advancing health policies as a component of social welfare and societal wellbeing (e.g. reproductive health or HIV/AIDS).
(2) Examples of health activism and social movements as separate paths where social movements leave behind health issues or health movements that are disconnected with social inequalities
(3) Health activism vis-a-vis personal and professional outcomes
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm seminar, werkcolleges, zelfstudie
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Toetsvorm Assignment, Participation, Reflection paper
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Vaksoort bachelor
Coördinator S. Yousefzadeh Faal Daghati
Docent(en) S. Yousefzadeh Faal Daghati
Entreevoorwaarden
Opmerkingen
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership  (Major Responsible Humanity) - semester II a Global Health
BSc Global Responsibility & Leadership 1 semester II a keuzegroep