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PHIL B10 Medical Ethics

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Course Description

Application of moral theory to a variety of problems in medicine and health care delivery, such as: uses of medical technology, allocation of resources, responsibilities and obligations of health care providers, medically assisted dying, genetic screening, abortion and reproductive rights, and experiments on human or animal subjects.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: Admission to the Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care Program; and PHIL 100 or PHIL 240 or PSYC 100 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None