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MED* E170  - Law and Ethics for Health Professionals

Credits: 3

Prerequisites: ENG* E101, BIO* E105

This course will provide Health Careers students with knowledge of the complex legal/ethical issues raised by contemporary medical practice. A sound foundation in ethical theory and medical law is provided, with emphasis on practical importance. Relationships between health professionals and their clients, peers, and societal institutions are explored. Formerly listed as MED 106, not open to students who have successfully completed MED 106.