Sep 25, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Medical Humanities Minor

Minor Requirements:

Humanistic Approaches:

One three-credit course from each of the following three disciplinary groups (nine credits total), plus one additional course from any one of the groups (three credits):


  • One-credit Independent Study (pass/fail)
    • A short (1000 word) discussion of how humanistic studies can inform and improve the practice of healthcare, with specific reference to the content of one or more classes taken (must include specific reference to any classes substituted for a listed class).
      • Restriction: must be in senior year or have completed 12 units of the minor to enroll


Class substitutions: relevant alternative classes, or three-credit independent study, may be substituted within each group if approved by the minor’s faculty advisor.

Credits to Total a Minimum of 16