Catholic Bioethics
College: Regis College
Course Code: 
RGT2911HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Using a case-based approach, and a combination of lectures and dircted discussion, this course will explore foundational and current issues in BioethicS in light of catholic tradition and teaching. Topics to inctude: bioathical issues at the beginning of life and end of life; research on human subjects; resource allocation and rationing; bioethics in a global context: principles of biomedical ethics: ethic of care; virtue ethics/Christian virtue ethics. The instructor will present an overview of each week's topic; however, the bulk of the class will be devoted to a discussion of the issue at hand.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2016
Start Time: 
16:00
End Time: 
18:00
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
24
Additional Notes: 
Additional Evaluation: Mid-term test and Final Oral Exam
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Other