PHI 513 - Bioethics

Description
An introduction to central ethical questions that arise in the area of bioethics, and to the resources various ethical theories offer for resolving those questions. In addition to a brief overview of contemporary moral theory, the course will discuss issues such as euthanasia, informed consent, proxy decision making, experimental research on humans and health care allocation. Specific cases will be discussed and analyzed throughout the semester. May be taught concurrently with PHI 613. Cannot receive credit for both PHI 613 and PHI 513. 3(3-0) D
Credits
3
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2017
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
25
Avg. Sections
1