PHIL 2320 - Ethical Issues in Health Care

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This course is about applied ethics in various professional health care fields. Ethics is that branch of Philosophy that seeks to determine how human actions may be judged right or wrong. It is concerned with how a human life ought to be lived. The goal of this course is to study the obligations of Health Care Professionals to themselves, towards their patients, and towards society as a whole. This will be accomplished by studying the foundational principles of Health Care Ethics and dealing with ethical problems inherent in Health Care.