Undergraduate Course: Ethics in Health Care (NUST10031)
|School||School of Health in Social Science
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course is essentially a series of discussions based on the realities of health care. It is concerned with the nature of ethical debate and its place within health care practice and planning.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| At the end of the course students will be able to:
Explain the main approaches to ethical debate.
Demonstrate an understanding of moral debate in health care.
Critically discuss ethical issues encountered in health care in the context of moral philosophy.
Debate ethical issues of relevance to nursing and health care professionals.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Prof Kath Melia
Tel: (0131 6)50 3893
|Course secretary||Miss Kirsty Gardner
Tel: (0131 6)50 3889