Course Schedule - Spring 14

     

PHIL 314 001 (CRN: 22466)

THE PHILOSOPHY OF MEDICINE

Long Title: THE PHILOSOPHY OF MEDICINE
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Engelhardt, H T.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR HUM 119 (13-JAN-2014 - 25-APR-2014) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 15
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 21-SEP-2017 12:42PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
 
Description: The biomedical sciences, the practice of medicine, and health care policy employ concepts of health, disease, disability, and defect in explanatory accounts, intermixing factual claims with moral and other evaluations. This course explores the interplay of evaluation and explanation in medicine's models of disease and health.