Lesson Details


  • Name: How significant was 17th and 18th century medicine?
  • Code: H.4.10.BH.14
  • Specification Reference: N/A
  • Keywords: Disease, plague, treatments, 'quackery'
  • Objectives: "To understand traditional and new methods of treatment • ‘quackery’ • methods of treating disease • plague "
  • Competency: To describe traditional and new methods of treating disease in the C17th & C18th, impact of the Plague
  • Proficiency: To explain the ideas behind the traditional or quack treatments, impact of the Plague
  • Mastery: To evaluate how far the methods were effective & impact of the Plague

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