CAP 3173 Bio-Medical Ethics

Application of principles and analytic methods of ethical theory to contemporary issues in medical practice and research. Topics include fundamental concepts of health and disease, life and death; rights and obligations of medical practitioners and their patients; informed consent and confidentiality; abortion and euthanasia; reproductive and transplantation technologies; and health policy and the provision and rationing of health care. Prerequisite: junior standing. (Same as RELS 3510 and PHIL 3510)

Course details

Term: 
Spring 2021
Section: 
01
Class Nbr: 
11808
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jan 25, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Meeting times: 
Tuesday, Thursday, 5-6:15 pm

Course delivery

Location: 
Zoom & Blackboard (eLearning)

Zoom is a desktop video conferencing system allowing for real-time interaction between instructors and students and requires access to a high-speed Internet connection, a webcam, and a headset microphone. Blackboard is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructor(s)

Francis Degnin

Enrollment information

Questions?
Carolina Wilson

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