HLTH 511

HLTH 511: Biomedical and Psychosocial Perspectives on Drugs
3.0 SH


Examines the complex biomedical and psychosocial dimensions of contemporary drug use, emphasizing consideration of a broad spectrum of physiological responses to and health consequences of involvement. Provides a comprehensive view of the historical and social aspects of drug use, and an analysis of selected major issues presented by our current problems with drugs. 3 hours lecture.

Prerequisites: Undergraduate course in the study of alcohol and other drugs or permission of the instructor.