NEW241Y1: Introduction to Disability Studies

Hours: 
48L/24T

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