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PHIL 234: Biomedical Ethics

Description
An examination of contemporary biomedical ethical issues such as the definition of a person, determination of life and death, euthanasia, abortion, prenatal diagnosis and intervention, problems in the physician-patient relationship, reproductive technologies, genetic engineering and accessibility to health care.
Credit units
3
Term description
1/2(3L)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Philosophy
Prerequisite(s):
3 credit units in philosophy or completion of 18 credit units at the university level or permission of the instructor.