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Undergraduate Course Details
Number PHL 218
Title Medical Ethics
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 1873 9/7/16 - 12/22/16 TBA TBA Online Michael A Deere
01 2374 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 M 8:00am - 10:40am SB-201 John Tamilio III
02 2375 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 M 1:10pm - 3:50pm SB-209 Mark Zaitchik
03 2376 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 WF 1:40pm - 2:55pm SB-210 Michael A Deere
04 2377 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 WF 3:05pm - 4:20pm SB-210 Michael A Deere
05 2378 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TBA TBA Online Kaplan Hasanoglu
06 2379 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TBA TBA Online Kaplan Hasanoglu

Description

An examination of the moral dimensions of decision making in health related situations. Special attention will be focused on the implications for human life and values occasioned by recent advances in biological and medical technologies. Some of the main topics of consideration will be the following: euthanasia, reproductive technologies, behavior control, health-care delivery systems, human experimentation, pollution, and genetic engineering. Three lecture hours per week.