HISTORY OF MEDICINE II
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Knowledge and understanding of an historical perspective in medicine.
Application to examples of diseases or treatments.
COURSE CONTENTS SUMMARY
- The "Black Death" and its consequences.
- The first half of 20th century: the "triple endemics".
- The Republic: from the "dream" to the "tiramny" of health and further.
Cosmacini-Storia della medicina e della sanita` in Italia-Laterza.
Corbellini - Breve storia delle idee di salute e malattia - Carocci
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
Interim multiple choice test at the end of the 2nd year. 15 questions on the programs of the 1st and the 2nd year. 2 points/correct answer; -1/wrong answer/; -0.5/unanswered question. The result (if = or > 18) will be weighted to yield the final vote at the 4th year. Otherwise, the test should be repeated.
Interactive oral lessons with the support of iconographic material.