Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

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PHIL 314 001 (CRN: 24641)

THE PHILOSOPHY OF MEDICINE

Long Title: THE PHILOSOPHY OF MEDICINE
Department: Philosophy
Instructor: Engelhardt, Tristram
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 16
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 21-APR-2024 7:26PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S
 
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.