Medical Humanities

M.A., Medical Humanities

This program is designed for students who intend to pursue health-related careers, as well as, students interested in examining larger questions about suffering, mortality, care, and justice.

M.A., Medical Humanities requirements

Track 1 (with Thesis)

MMH 601Introduction to Medical Humanities3
Introduction to Medical Ethics3
Healthcare and Social Justice3
5-week Student Interest Selective.5
5-week Student Interest Selective.5
Research Methods3
End-of-Life Care in the Clinical Setting3
Special Topics in Medical Humanities6
Master's Thesis Research7
Research Writing1
Total Credits30

Track 2 (without thesis; with Capstone)

MMH 601Introduction to Medical Humanities3
Introduction to Medical Ethics3
Healthcare and Social Justice3
5-week Student Interest Selective .5
5-week Student Interest Selective .5
Research Methods3
End-of-Life Care in the Clinical Setting3
Special Topics in the Medical Humanities6
Capstone5
Special Topics in Medical Humanities3
Total Credits30