Medical Ethics and History electives

Subject: [Advisers] Medical Ethics and History electives

Advisors – please share information about our ethics and medical history courses offered spring quarter by the Department of Bioethics & Humanities. Thanks, Suzanne

BH411 Introduction to Bioethics (3) I&S (SLN 10976) Basic concepts, principles, and methods of analysis, with application to some major issues in the field of bioethics. Case studies utilized to illustrate nature of questions arising in bioethics and to provide students with opportunity to develop skills in ethical analysis. Jecker M 11:30 am – 2:20 pm

BH481 Pursuit of Health in American Society (3) I&S (SLN 10978) Examination of the development of concern for personal health over the past two centuries, and of the evolution of philosophies and practices of health promotion. Emphasis on the influence of both medicine and popular culture on shaping of attitudes toward diet, exercise, dress, sex, and other health behavior. Berryman T Th 8:30 – 9:50 am

BH483 The Rise and Development of Sports Medicine (3) I&S (SLN 10979) Evolution of medical thought related to exercise for good health, training for sport participation, and treatment of sport-related injuries. Development of specialization in sports medicine, sport team physicians, preventive medicine, concepts of fitness and wellness as related to exercise prescription, and exercise science. Berryman T Th 11:30 am – 12:50 pm T 625

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