HISTORY OF MEDICINE II
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The student will be able to evaluate medical knowledge and practice in an historical perspective.
Course contents summary
HISTORY OF MEDICINE
- Medical sciences: an historical perspective
- The evolutional concept in medicine
- An history of disease
- The "black death" in Italy(1347-1348): biomedical features and impact on demography, economics, culture and health policies.
Storia della medicina e della sanità in Italia
Editori Laterza, 2010.
Other reference material will be provided during lessons.
Interactive oral lessons
Assessment methods and criteria
The exam is programmed at the end of the Course (4th year)