Course Schedule - Spring 16

     

PHIL 336 001 (CRN: 24643)

TOPICS IN MEDICAL ETHICS

Long Title: TOPICS IN MEDICAL ETHICS
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Brody, Baruch A.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 4:29PM W HUM 227 (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Major(s):
Philosophy
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 1
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 9
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 198) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 24-NOV-2017 10:26AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2016  
2:00PM - 5:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: A philosophical examination of some of the fundamental issues in clinical ethics, including informed consent, competency, confidentiality, end of life decision making, the definition of death, allocating scarce medical resources, and the role of economic analysis in clinical decision making. Readings drawn from the clinical and philosophical literature. Credit cannot be earned for PHIL 336 and PHIL 536.