Wilfrid Laurier University Part Time, Online and Continuing Studies Calendar - Fall/Winter 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

PP217
Medical Ethics
0.50 Credits

A study of some of the fundamental social and ethical issues brought about by the biomedical revolution: behaviour control (by drugs, psychosurgery and psychotherapy), experimentation, informed consent, genetic screening and genetic control, transplantation, truth-telling, death and dying, new concepts of health and illness, allocation of scarce medical resources.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
Registration status: senior student.
 
Offerings
LocationCourse #Access/Details
Online Learning PP217OC(1) Online Course - Fall Term 2011
  PP217OC(2) Online Course - Winter Term 2012