PHIL 356 - Issues in Bioethics
Fall 2013, Section 001
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Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
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Details

Credits:
4
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Advisory Prerequisites:
No prerequisites; one philosophy introduction is recommended.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

This course will focus on issues in biomedical ethics. We will discuss some, but not all, of the following topics: abortion, biomedical technology, stem-cell research, surrogacy, euthanasia, the allocation of scarce medical resources, informed consent.

Course Requirements:

Students will be expected to read articles on the subject, take tests, and write two papers

Intended Audience:

This course is open to all students. No knowledge of philosophy will be presupposed.

Class Format:

2hrs of lecture & 2hrs of discussion/wk

Schedule

PHIL 356 - Issues in Bioethics
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
23227
Open
2
 
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002 (DIS)
 In Person
23228
Closed
0
 
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003 (DIS)
 In Person
23229
Closed
0
 
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004 (DIS)
 In Person
24120
Open
3
 
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005 (DIS)
 In Person
27089
Closed
0
 
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006 (DIS)
 In Person
27090
Closed
0
 
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