Requirements for the Minor

Students wishing to complete the interdisciplinary minor in Bioethics and Medical Humanities must complete 18 hours of coursework.

PHILOS 221Contemporary Moral Issues3
or PHILOS 321 Ethics
Select one course in the History of Medicine, for example:3
History Of The Body
Gender & Medicine: Patients & Practitioners From Antiquity to Present
Ancient Greek and Roman Medicine
Select at least one course in Bioethics:3
History and Philosophy of Bioethics
Healthcare Law and Policy
Clinical Ethics and Case Consultation
300/400 level elective courses in bioethics and medical humanities 19
Elective coursework offered on a regular basis includes the following (consult advisor for additional options):
American Philosophy
Existentialism
Philosophy Of Law
Environmental Ethics And Policy
Recent Ethical Theories
Total Credits18

Students must receive a C or better in all coursework applied toward the minor.