DSST 310. DISABILITY, CULTURE AND SOCIETY. 5 Credits.
Notes: may be stacked with DSST 501.
Satisfies: cultural and gender diversity university graduation requirement.
Disability and persons with disabilities have been with us throughout the history of humankind. This course familiarizes students to disability as a component of the diverse tapestry of society. Historical disability conceptualizations and issues are discussed. Contemporary and emerging explanations of disability in contemporary society and Disability Culture are explored.