NEW241Y1: Introduction to Disability Studies


Introduces students to the theory and practice of Disability Studies. Explores the history of the development of disability studies. Examines cultural representations of disability and critically assesses the ways disability is conceptualized in societal institutions. Forms of disability activism are also discussed.

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)
Society and its Institutions (3)