HSMT Courses by Distribution Area

Note: each course appears in only one area.

Distribution Area 1: Science: Ancient through the Enlightenment

  • 322/622 Ancient and Medieval Science
  • 323/623 The Scientific Revolution (Hsia)
  • 324 Science in the Enlightenment (Rider)
  • 507 Health, Disease and Healing I (Gómez)
  • 512 Galileo
  • 903 Seminar: Medieval, Renaissance and 17th Century Science (Hsia)
  • 911 Seminar: Eighteenth Century Science

Distribution Area 2: Modern Science and Technology

  • 325 History of Physics, Classical Period
  • 326 History of Modern Physics
  • 333 History of Modern Biology (Nelson/Nyhart)
  • 337/637 History of Technology
  • 339/639 Technology and its Critics since WWII
  • 353 History of Ecology (Mitman)
  • 394 Science in America
  • 536 History of the Social Sciences (Nelson)
  • 538 Science in the 20th Century: Historical Themes and Issues (Nelson)
  • 905 Seminar: Modern Physical Science
  • 907 Seminar: History of Technology
  • 909 Seminar: History of Biology and Medicine (Nelson/Nyhart/Mitman)
  • 915 Seminar: Science and Medicine in America

Distribution Area 3: Medicine and Public Health

  • 404 A History of Disease (Houck)
  • 504 Society and Health Care in American History (Lederer)\
  • 508 Health, Disease and Healing II (Keller)
  • 509 The Development of Public Health in America (Lederer)
  • 513/713 Environment and Health in Global Perspective (Mitman)
  • 543 Doctors and Delusions: Madness and Medicine in the Modern Era (Keller)
  • 550 Medical Technologies in Historical Perspective
  • 553 International Health and Global Society (Keller)
  • 564 Health, Disease and Medicine in the History of Latin America and the Caribbean (Gómez)
  • 575 Clinical Medicine Since 1750
  • 901 Graduate Studies in Medical History
  • 902 Research Seminar in Medical History
  • 919 Seminar in Medical History

Distribution Area 4: Race, Gender, Class, and Religion in Science, Medicine, and Technology

  • 331 Science, Medicine and Religion (Hsia)
  • 343 Darwinian Revolution (Nyhart)
  • 523 Race and American Medicine and Public Health (Houck/Lederer)
  • 524 Medical History of Sex and Sexuality (Houck)
  • 531 Women and Health in American History (Houck)
  • 532 History of the Body (Houck)
  • 615 History of Evolutionary Thought (Nyhart)
  • 913 Seminar: Social Aspects in the Development of Science