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PHI 237LEC - Medical Ethics: Values In Med
Medical Ethics: Values In Med PH7 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   24061   Enrollment Capacity:   50
Section:   PH7   Enrollment Total:   49
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   1
Dates:   01/27/2020 - 05/08/2020   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   TBA , TBA
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Location:   Virtual      
The course is designed both to provide moral guidance to future medical professionals as well to enable citizens to develop informed and reasonable positions on the most important bioethical issues of the day. Students will become familiar with the leading arguments on both sides of the following contemporary bioethical controversies: abortion, euthanasia, physician-assisted suicide, organ transplants, human cloning, commercial surrogate motherhood, advanced directives, informed consent, and the definition and criterion of death.
  Course Description
Examines current ethical positions and their application to ethical and social questions in medicine. This course is the same as SSC 237, and course repeat rules will apply. Students should consult with their major department regarding any restrictions on their degree requirements.
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