Biology College of Life Sciences
In-depth lecture and small group discussion of varied bioethical issues. LDS Church positions emphasized when appropriate.
Introductory biology course
Philosophical Underpinnings of Bioethics and Bioethical Issues
Students will understand the ethical and philosophical underpinnings of bioethics and to develop ethical intuitions on bioethical issues.
Terminology, Vocabulary, and Objectives
Students will learn the terminology, vocabulary, and objectives of bioethics.
Students will understand the tools and approaches needed to make a bioethical decision and to communicate that decision in rationally informed way
Bioethical Primary Literature
Students will understand the bioethical primary literature, to understand how to read case studies, and familiarity with the major issues being discussed in bioethics today.