HLTH407

Bioethics

Occurrences

  • HLTH407-18S2 (C) Semester Two 2018 - Not Offered

Description

The course provides an overview of moral theories, and explores why moral dilemmas arise and contexts in which ethical decision-making may occur. Legal, regulatory and policy frameworks that specify the responsibilities of those making ethical decisions in the delivery of health care are also explored. Students are taught critical appraisal techniques and share the experiences of professionals from a wide variety of disciplines who are faced with real life dilemmas and have to make ethical decisions daily.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Head of School

Restrictions

HLTH433, HLTH434, HLTH607, PHIL325, PHIL433, PHIL434, PHIL474

Equivalent Courses

HLTH607