|Fall Term 2014 Applied Ethics: Introduction to Biomedical Ethics - 5893 - BIET 120
Prerequisites/Notes: Recommended for freshmen and sophomores
Catalog Description : The course will examine moral dilemmas created or intensified by recent advances in medical technology and study ways of analyzing those dilemmas to make them more tractable. We will focus on examples such as euthanasia and the right to die, abortion, behavior modification, allocation of scarce medical resources, in vitro fertilization, genetic screening and engineering, and human experimentation.
Attributes: Introductory Course