This course introduces the student to a range of bioethical topics from stem cell research to emerging technologies in health care and includes information required for examination of ethical decision-making in clinical practice. Emphasis is on ethical obligations of professional nurses in their roles as members of a profession, providers of care, and designers and managers of care. The course introduces students to methods of analyzing and resolving moral dilemmas using clinical decision-making frameworks as well as methods for increasing self-awareness by examining and understanding the impact of their own personal value systems. Prerequisite: strongly recommended: PHY 113.

Course Information
  • Course Id:PHY 333
  • Days:spring even years
  • Timings:3 hours

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