Beginning of Life Issues in Catholic Bioethics
College: Regis College
Course Code: 
RGT3935HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Designer babies. The ethics of sex selection and stem cell research. The effects of poverty on the beginning of life. The care of imperilled newborns. Working through maternal-fetal conflicts. The business of reproduction. This course will examine such complex beginning-of-life topics in light of of Catholic Church teaching and tradition while encouraging a critique made possible by viewing the issues through the lens of social justice.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2017
Start Time: 
16:00
End Time: 
18:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
16
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Other