PHI 613 - 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 513. Cannot receive credit for both PHI 513 and PHI 613. 3(3-0) D
Credits
3
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016
Offered
MWF, TuTh
Avg. Class Size
13
Avg. Sections
1