Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

BIO 250 ‡ Biomedical Ethics (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 101.

A brief introduction to major ethical theories and their importance to topical issues in biology and medical fields. Moral, social and legal principles that guide decision-making processes in such areas as access to health care, the beginning and end of life, biomedical research and technology and public health.

3 hours lecture.