DOMUNI UNIVERSITAS

Introduction to Moral theories in Bioethics I

Introduction to Moral theories in Bioethics I

This course will introduce the students to the historical beginning of bioethics, as well as some of the moral theories employed in bioethics discourse. Specifically, this course will:

• Highlight some of the ethical misconducts in modern human history
• Highlight some basic moral principles of research and clinical encounters with human subjects
• Provide insights into how these principles are employed in concrete human contexts.
 

ECTS Credits: 3
Professor: Cornelius Ewuoso, OP

This course will introduce the students to the historical beginning of bioethics, as well as some of the moral theories employed in bioethics discourse.  This is the first part of the course, you will find the second part in Introduction to moral theries in Bioethics II. Specifically, this course will:

• Highlight some of the ethical misconducts in modern human history
• Highlight some basic moral principles of research and clinical encounters with human subjects
• Provide insights into how these principles are employed in concrete human contexts.
 

Table of content:

Part I: Individuation Freedom and Social Control

Part II: Rights

Part III: Sexual equality

Part IV: Censorship

Part V: Sexual Morality

Part VI: Homosexuality

Section VIII: Abortion

 

Professor: Fr. Olukunle Cornelius Ewuoso