GGR433H1: Built Environment and Health

Hours: 
36S

Linking across fields that include public health, geography and planning, this course examines the growing evidence and ways in which human health is affected by the design and development of the built environment in which we live, work and play. The course considers how various planning and development decisions impact population and individual health, particularly in relation to chronic diseases, injuries, and mental health. Field trip transportation cost: $20.

Prerequisite: 

10.0 FCE's

Exclusion: 

GGR400H1 (2012-13)

Recommended Preparation: 

1.0 FCE in Geography (SOC SCI/BR=3)

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)