University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: All Terms

Subject: Sociology

Course Number: 256

SOC 256 - Sociology of End of Life Care

Explores in depth the evolution of care for dying individuals from the perspectives of the traditional medical model, hospice movement and emergent palliative care paradigm. Prerequisite: SOC 001 and SOC 100 or Instructor permission; Junior standing; Early Childhood Preschool, Early Childhood Special Education , Elementary Education K-6, Physical Education K-12, and Sociology majors/minors.