Course Description

Course Name

Healthcare Ethics

Session: VVLF3224

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.



a. Leading in the field of ethical reflection in order to know the constituents of human action and moral character of the person.

b. Deepen the need for professional responsibility based on moral, legal and ethical standards.

c. To provide basic knowledge of medical ethics and in particular of ethics in nursing.

d. Recognize the importance of a holistic view of the person, fostering the personal and humanized with patient and family.

e. Understand the current landscape of bioethics, through different anthropological approaches and analyze its impact on health care.

*Course content subject to change