Spring 2019

Health Disparities in Society Courses, Spring 2019

Want to enroll in WST 4941C, Practicum in Health Disparities, for Spring 2019?
If so, you MUST have attended the orientation meeting on Friday, October 19th, 2018.

NOTE: Please consult with the Women’s Studies undergraduate coordinator if there is a question about a particular course or your track in this minor. Click on this link to view the requirements of this minor.  Please note that course offerings are subject to change. Some courses for the minor may be limited to students within the department or major that offers them or may have mandatory prerequisites. If these constraints prevent you from enrolling in a course, please contact the instructor of that course to discuss options for your enrollment.

Please remember that you may only have 2 courses in the minor at the 2000-level, and one of those must be WST 2322, Introduction to Health Disparities.

Other courses may be considered for Health Disparities in Society credit via petition (PDF).

Tier I: Health or Social Science of Minority/Cultural Groups in the U.S.

  • AFA 3350 Black Masculinity
  • AFA 4931/PCO 4930 Black Psychology
  • AFA 4941 Black and Latinx History
  • ANT 4462 Culture and Medicine
  • GEO 3454 People and Plagues

Note: Students outside of the College of Health and Human Performance cannot register directly for Health Education and Behavior classes. Instead, you must email HHP Academic Advisor Ms. Brittany Schambow and ask to be enrolled.  State that you are enrolled in the HDS minor and tell her your UF ID  number and the course number for which you wish to be enrolled

  • HSC 4558 Survey of Diseases and Disabilities 2
  • HSC 4623 Minority Health Issues

  • LAS 3930 Puerto Ricans in the US


Note: Students outside of the College of Public Health cannot register directly for Public Health classes. Instead, you must email PHHP Academic Advisor Ms. Dominic Walker and ask to be enrolled.  State that you are a Health Disparities minor, and give your UF ID number and the name and course number for which you wish to be enrolled. Enrollment is strictly on a space available basis.

  • PHC 4101 Public Health Concepts

  • SPN 3520 Culture and Civilization of Spanish America
  • SYA 4930 Mental Health & Illness
  • SYO 4400 Medical Sociology
  • SYD 4808 Reproduction and Gender
  • WST 3610 Gender, Race, and Science
  • WST4704 Discrimination and Health
  • WST4930 Transgender Studies

Tier II: Social Inequality and Related Theory

  • AFA  4941/AMH 3931 Race and Disability
  • AFA 3332 Black Feminist and Womanist Theory
  • AFA 3930 Black Power Movement
  • AFA 3930/POS3606 American Civil Liberties
  • AFA 4135 Theories of Black America
  • AMH 3931 Racial Theories Eu/Us
  • ENG 4844 Queer Theory
  • HIS 3454 Racial Theories in Europe and the U.S.
  • LAS 4935 Queer Latin America
  • LAS 4935 Race and Latinxs
  • LIT 4554 Feminist Theories
  • PHI 3459 Medicine and Philosophy
  • POS 4624 Race, Law, and the Constitution
  • SYA 4930 Race & Policing
  • WST 3015 Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Women’s Studies (honors section available)
  • WST 3603 Sexualities Studies
  • WST 4911 Community Assessment and Social Inequality

Tier III: International or Global Studies

  • ABT 3500 Arabic Culture
  • AFA 2000 Introduction to African-American Studies
  • AFA 3110 Key Issues in African American and Black Atlantic Thought
  • AFA 3930/WST4930 Women and Islam
  • AFH 3200 Africa Since 1800
  • AFH 3342 History of West Africa
  • AFS 3352 Culture, Health, and Arts in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • AFS 4935 African Women Writers
  • AFS 4935 Contemporary Islam
  • AFS 4935 Islam in Africa
  • AFS 4935 Women & Politics in Africa
  • AML 3673 Immigrants & Refugees
  • ANT 3241 Anthropology of Religion
  • ANT 3930 Indigenous Religious America
  • ANT 3930 Modern Shamanism
  • ANT 3930 The Silk Road
  • ANT 4213 Global Humankind
  • ANT 4352 Peoples of Africa
  • ANT 4366 Family, Gender, and Population in China
  • ANT 4462 Culture and Medicine
  • ANT 4930 Anthropology of Infectious Diseases
  • ANT 4930 Coffee Culture
  • ANT 4930 Culture and Nutrition
  • ANT 4930 Culture and Nutrition
  • ASH 3931 Global History of Chinese Labor
  • ASH 3931 The Japanese Empire
  • CHT 3500 Chinese Culture
  • EUH 3576 20th Century Russia to 1953
  • EUH 3670 Jewish History from 711-1492
  • EUS 3930 Migration, Race, Eu
  • EUS 3930 Modern Turkey
  • EUS 4930 Globalization & Modern Life
  • EUS 4930/SYA 4930 Culture and Identity in Europe
  • FRE 3500 France through the Ages
  • FRE 3502 Francophone Cultures
  • GEO 3452 Introduction to Medical Geography
  • IDS 4930 Human Rights in Asia
  • INS 3004 International Studies Perspectives
  • ITA 3564 Contemporary Italian Culture
  • JMT 3500 Jamaican Creole, Reggae, and Rastafari
  • LAH 3300 Contemporary Latin America
  • LAH 3470 Introduction to Caribbean History
  • LAH 4473 France in the Caribbean
  • LAH 4630 Brazil after 1750
  • LAH 4930 Indigenous Colonial
  • LAS 4935 Latino Culture
  • LAS 4935 Women in Latin America
  • PHC 3440 Public Global Health
  • POS 4931/SYA 4930 Israelis and Palestinians
  • REL 3371 Islam in Africa
  • REL 3938 Modern Shamanism
  • REL 4936 Contemporary Islam
  • REL 4936 Global Islam
  • SSA 4930 Yoruba Culture
  • WHO 4204 Modern Masculinities in Global Perspective
  • WST 3415 Transnational Feminism
  • WST 3663 Gender and Food Politics (PDF)
  • WST 3930 Violence Against Women