ANTHR 3430

ANTHR 3430

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.

This course is a collaborative, intensive examination of the growing problem of extreme heat for global health and urban environmental justice. Focused on a "social autopsy" of the London heat wave of 2022, it will include a spring break visit to London, hosted at King's College London, where students will visit key sites of heat-related vulnerability and learn from architects, planners, public health experts, and community actors about the heat wave, its uneven impact, and efforts to mitigate the harm of future climate-related disasters.

When Offered Spring.

Fees Field trip fees: Nonrefundable Program Fee $1,600; Sub-Total Costs Paid Directly by Student $1,300 (airfare, meals); Total Cost of Attendance (estimated): $2,900.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: ANTHR 2468, or similar introductory social science and health course.

Distribution Category (GLC-AS, SBA-AS, SSC-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one field studies.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18954 ANTHR 3430   LEC 001

    • T McGraw Hall B65
    • Jan 22 - May 7, 2024
    • Nading, A

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 18955 ANTHR 3430   FLD 801

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Taught in London. Travel period will be March 30, 2024 - April 7, 2024 Class days will be April 1, 2024 - April 5, 2024 Estimated Total Cost: $2,900 See: