Legal Approaches to Bioethics

Course Number
3000 (Bioethics)
Course Instructor(s)
Maria McDonald

course description

course objectives

The purpose of this course is to familiarize non-law students with basic legal principles, leading judgement and legislation in Canada, as well as international human rights instruments, covering a spectrum of bioethical issues addressed primarily at the microethical level.

methods of assessment

general requirements

The course is compulsory for students in the MHSc Bioethics program.  Interested students outside this program may ask to be considered.