Contemporary Issues in Biomedical Ethics
Instructor 1: O'Hara, Dennis Patrick
Basic degree students enrol in SMT3952HF
Course Code: 
SMT6952HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Application of critical thinking to contemporary issues in biomedical ethics including: issues pertaining to the creation of life (e.g., IV fertilization, reproductive technology, surrogacy, stem cell research), the preservation of life (e.g., right to care, refusal of care, micro & macroallocation of limited resources, informed choice), and the end of life (e.g., euthanasia, allowing to die, elder neglect).

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2012
Winter 2012
Start Time: 
11:00
End Time: 
13:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
6
Maximum: 
20
Enrolment Notes: 
(Max. AD 10, BD 10; Min. AD 3, BD 3)
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: