GENERAL ANTHROPOLOGY

GENERAL ANTHROPOLOGY

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Code
65470
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
1 credits during the 1st year of 9281 PHYSIOTHERAPY (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9282 SPEECH-LANGUAGE DISORDERS (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9283 ORTHOPTIC STUDIES AND OPHTHALMOLOGICAL ASSISTANCE (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9284 PODOLOGY (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9286 PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION TECHNIQUE (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9287 THERAPY OF MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE PEDIATRIC AGE (L/SNT2) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9288 DIETETIC STUDIES (L/SNT3) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9289 DENTAL HYGIENE (L/SNT3) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9291 Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion techniques (L/SNT3) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9293 BIOMEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES (L/SNT3) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9297 ORTHOPAEDIC TECHNIQUES (L/SNT3) GE SAN MARTINO

1 credits during the 1st year of 9298 PREVENTION TECHNIQUES IN THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE WORKPLACE (L/SNT4) GE SAN MARTINO

SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
M-DEA/01
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GE SAN MARTINO (PHYSIOTHERAPY)
semester
Annual
modules
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW


The health anthropology seeks to know the link between the concepts of health, environment and pay homage to the medico-biological requirements with numerous cultural stimuli that act before and during illness. The acquisition of an "anthropological approach" allows you to put into due consideration the biological determinants of the disease.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course has as main objectives:
- To make the student capable of dealing with the issues related to health, the environment (biotic and abiotic), the disease through an "anthropological perspective";
- Become aware of the close relationship between the human being and the natural and social environment.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Students must:
- Acquire adequate knowledge and skills of an effective understanding of the concepts in class.
- Be able to apply their knowledge and understanding and solving problems related to anthropology of health in all its extensions
- Know how to use both at the conceptual level and at the operational knowledge gained self-evaluation skills and skills in different application contexts
- Develop appropriate learning skills that enable them to continue to deepen
autonomously the main themes of discipline, especially in the workplace in which they will operate.

Teaching methods

Courses are taught by e-learning methodology (supplemented by lectures) through "blocks" of 10-15 minutes each; it is recommended that the student develop the content after each detachment.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

- Definition and anthropology study fields
- The concept of normality
- The perennial osmosis between nature and culture: the example of secular trends
- The human differentiation in time and space
- Disease illness, sickness,
- The concepts of health and disease in populations "other"
- Populations, cultures, diseases: different medical knowledge

 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Among the recommended texts for further study, especially with regard to topics covered in the course:
  1. Guerci, Dall’antropologia all’antropopoiesi.

Breve saggio sulle rappresentazioni e costruzioni della variabilità umana. Ed. C. Lucisano, Milano, 2007

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: They receive students by appointment agreed by email: antonio.guerci@unige.it  

Exam Board

DANIELA GARAVENTA (President)

ALESSANDRO ROBUTTI (President)

CARLA BUFFA (President)

CINZIA LAURA (President)

SIMONETTA AMADI

DANIELA RASO

DANIELA PULZATO

MAURO PALUMBO

FLORIANA ROMANO

FORTUNATA ROMEO

HONORE JACQUES VERNETTI MANSIN COPPET

ANNA VAGNETTI

PAOLA STRAMESI

CLARA NOCETO

INGEBORG MULLER

FRANCESCA FARINA

LAURA FARAGUTI

MIRELLA DEFILIPPI

LUIGI BEGHELLO

NADIA FOLEGANI

GUIDO FRANCO AMORETTI

SILVANA MAZZARO

ANTONIO GUERCI

PATRIZIA BIANCHETTI

SUSANNA ACCOGLI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Courses are taught by e-learning methodology (supplemented by lectures) through "blocks" of 10-15 minutes each; it is recommended that the student develop the content after each detachment.

EXAMS

Exam description

Written 

Assessment methods

Synthetic response question

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
16/09/2019 09:00 GENOVA Scritto
17/09/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale SEDE: Clinica Oculistica Piano 5
27/09/2019 09:00 GENOVA Laboratorio
04/10/2019 15:00 GENOVA Laboratorio c/o Istituto Santa Caterina, aula A (2° piano) si prega di non disiscriversi dopo la chiusura delle iscrizioni (7 giorni prima dell'esame)
04/10/2019 15:00 GENOVA Orale c/o Istituto Santa Caterina, aula A (2° piano) si prega di non disiscriversi dopo la chiusura delle iscrizioni (7 giorni prima dell'esame)
10/10/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale L'aula sarà comunicata in fase di iscrizione all'appello
17/10/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale
22/10/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale SEDE: Clinica Oculistica Piano 5
07/11/2019 09:00 GENOVA Orale L'aula sarà comunicata in fase di iscrizione all'appello

FURTHER INFORMATION

Whether the student is often that not, it requires a seriousness of commitment to learning and study as well as autonomy in solving problems that may arise during the preparation