Medical Humanities

(18 semester hours)


Medical Humanities introduces students to the historical, philosophical, literary and ethical issues of medicine in the past and today. This minor offers students an interdisciplinary program of study that will enhance their understanding of the humanistic dimensions of medicine and their ability to communicate effectively. Students will be prepared to respond to a dynamic range of professional and personal issues related to health and illness, life and death. This minor is open to all students, including students interested in health careers.


There are no special eligibility requirements.


Department of English
Cynthia Klestinec
356 Bachelor Hall
Oxford OH 45056