ANTH 455

Advanced Topics in the Anthropology of HIV/AIDS

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Reading in and analysis of specific topics of HIV/AIDs social epidemiology within Canada and internationally including biocultural issues specific to Men Who Have Sex With Men, People Who Use Injection Drugs, Female and Male Sex Workers and their clients, risk compensation, risk perception, treatment optimism, and sexual altruism.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of ANTH 455, ANTH 394 (if taken in the same topic).


Undergraduate course in Anthropology offered by the Department of Anthropology in the Faculty of Social Sciences.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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