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Overseas Studies Courses in Human Biology

For course descriptions and additional offerings, see the listings in the Stanford Bulletin's ExploreCourses web site ( or the Bing Overseas Studies web site ( Students should consult their department or program's student services office for applicability of Overseas Studies courses to a major or minor program.

Autumn Quarter


OSPAUSTL 10. Coral Reef Ecosystems. 3 units, Kevin Arrigo, Sophie Dove, Selina Ward, GER:DB:EngrAppSci

OSPAUSTL 20. Coastal Resource Management. 3 units, Ron Johnstone, GER:DB:EngrAppSci

OSPAUSTL 30. Coastal Forest Ecosystems. 3 units, Norman Duke, John Hall, GER:DB:EngrAppSci


OSPOXFRD 26. Spirit, Mind, Brain: Evolving Understanding in Neurology/Neuroscience. 3 units, Rona Giffard

OSPOXFRD 27. Medical Ethics through Literature and Film. 4 units, Rona Giffard, GER:DB:Hum

Winter Quarter


OSPMADRD 72. Issues in Bioethics Across Cultures. 5 units, Pablo de Lora del Toro


OSPPARIS 153X. Health Systems and Health Insurance: France and the U.S.—a Comparison. 4-5 units, Jean-Marie Fessler, GER:DB:SocSci, EC:GlobalCom

Spring Quarter


OSPCPTWN 34. The Effect of HIV/AIDS on the Fate of Vulnerable Populations in Sub-Saharan Africa. 4 units, Hugh Brent Solvason


OSPMADRD 57. Health Care: A Contrastive Analysis between Spain and the U.S. 5 units, Pablo de Lora del Toro, GER:DB:SocSci


OSPPARIS 59. Plagues of Europe: How Infections have Shaped Politics, Society, and Biology. 4 units, Julie Parsonnet, GER:DB:SocSci


OSPSANTG 36. Darwin's South America. 3 units, Robert Siegel

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