PHIL 292

Basics of Bioethics

This course is an examination of Western philosophical understandings of moral issues brought on by advances in health care, science, and technology. In this course, students learn the "Principles Approach" to bioethics, as well as other ethical approaches to the difficult moral issues raised by contemporary medical science and its clinical applications.

Prerequisites: Students who have BIOE 292 transfer credit may not take this course.