2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 16, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Medical Sociology Minor


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College of Sciences
Department of Sociology
Howard Phillips Hall (HPH), Room: 403

http://sciences.ucf.edu/sociology/

Dr. Michael Armato
sociology@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-0758

The Medical Sociology minor examines the social determinants of health and illness, and their impact on the delivery of health care and access to medical resources. The minor also examines the role social forces play in the way society views, treats, understands, and responds to illness and disease. This minor promotes an understanding of health and illness from a sociological perspective and prepares students for careers and graduate school in health related fields.

Admission Requirements

  • The minor is not open to sociology majors.
  • Courses used to satisfy the Restricted Electives of this minor cannot be used to satisfy other sociology minors.

Minor Requirements

  • Students are expected to have a minimum GPA of 2.0 in courses used for the minor.
  • At least 12 hours used in the minor must be earned at UCF within the Department of Sociology.

Prerequisite Courses

  • Students must satisfy each course’s prerequisites before enrolling in the class.

Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)


Required: Complete one of the following: (3 Credit Hours)


Restricted Electives (12 Credit Hours)


Foreign Language Requirements


  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 18


Other Requirements


  • None

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