Upcoming Courses

BIOETHICS AND RELATED COURSES, Spring 2016

 

This is a partial, rough-cut list of bioethics minor-related courses for the upcoming Spring semester.  The courses are arranged according to our grid of minor requirements. If anyone spots a relevant course on SIS that is not listed below, please contact Prof. Childress at jfc7c@virginia.edu.

 

INTRODUCTORY BIOETHICS COURSE:

PHIL 1740 Issues of Life and Death 19599 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/180 Rebecca Stangl MoWe 11:00AM-11:50AM Wilson Hall 301

 

BIOLOGY REQUIREMENT 

Students may take one of the following courses, or, with AP Biology credits in hand, take any Biology course at or above the 3000 level.  

 

BIOL 1040 The DNA Revolution in Scient and Society 20593 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/150 Douglas Taylor TuTh 9:30AM-10:45AM Wilson Hall 301

 

BIOL 1210  Human Biology and Disease  10415  001  Lecture  (3 Units)  Open  0/60   Sandra Seidel  MoWeFr   9:00AM-9:50AM   Gilmer Hall 141

 

BIOL 2200 Introduction to Biology w/Laboratory: Organismal & Evolutionary Biology 11075 001 Lecture (4 Units) Open 0/300 Deborah Roach +1 MoWeFr 9:00AM-9:50AM Gilmer Hall 130

 

ETHICAL / POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY REQUIREMENT:

One course under this two-course requirement must be in ethics, as opposed to political philosophy; and one must be at the 3000 level or higher. (*=ethics credit.)

*PHIL 1730 Introduction to Moral and Political Philosophy 15544 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/180 Loren Lomasky MoWe 2:00PM-2:50PM Maury Hall 209

 

*PHIL 3710 Ethics 15044 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/30 Talbot Brewer TuTh 12:30PM-1:45PM Wilson Hall 214

 

PHIL 3999 Philosophical Perspectives on Liberty 16220 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/60 Loren Lomasky MoWe 5:00PM-6:15PM Maury Hall 104

 

PLPT 1010 Introduction to Political Theory 15610 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/240 Colin Bird MoWe 9:00AM-9:50AM McLeod Hall 1020

 

PLPT 3020 Modern Political Thought 11780 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/120 Stephen White MoWe 1:00PM-1:50PM Wilson Hall 301

 

PLPT 3030 Contemporary Political Thought 19785 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/60 Murad Idris MoWe 10:00AM-10:50AM Gibson Hall 211

 

PLPT 3500 Special Topics in Political Theory: Equality 20645 001 Seminar (3 Units) Open 0/300 Jordan Thomson MoWe 7:00PM- 8:15PM Gibson Hall 141

PLPT 4200 Feminist Political Theory 19791 001 Seminar (3 Units) Open 0/18 Katherine Balfour Tu 2:00PM-4:30PM New Cabell Hall 594

 

*PLIR 3310 Ethics and Human Rights in World Politics 11763 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/180 Michael Smith MoWe 12:00PM-12:50PM Wilson Hall 301

 

BIOETHICS ELECTIVES:  The Minor requires 3 electives, at least 2 of which must be in the core category:

 

                        CORE ELECTIVES:

RELG 4023 Bioethics Internship Seminar 14733 001 Seminar (3 Units) Open 0/12 Mary Marshall Th 3:30PM-6:00PM New Cabell Hall 209 (Instructor Permission.  Enrollment by application only. Applications are due October 31. Contact Prof. Childress at jfc7c@virginia.edu if you have not yet received relevant information via email to the listserv.)

PHIL 3650 Justice and Health Care 19646 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/30 Paul Nedelisky TuTh 9:30AM- 10:45AM Cocke Hall 115

PHIL 3651 Genes, Nature and Justice 15043 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/30 Sahar Akhtar TuTh 11:00AM-12:15PM Wilson Hall 214

PHIL 3780 Reproductive Ethics 15565 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/30 James Mumford TuTh 12:30PM-1:45PM Cocke Hall 115

 

RELATED ELECTIVES:

Only one related elective course will count towards the 3 required electives.  Such courses are either freestanding---i.e., they don't need to be paired with a core elective course (e.g., Medical Anthropology), or they must be paired with a core elective in order to count (e.g., Health Economics should be paired with a core elective like Justice & Health Care).  If in doubt, contact the Program Director.

 

                        FREESTANDING ELECTIVES:

ANTH 2280 Medical Anthropology 13881 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/60 Carrie Douglass TuTh 3:30PM-4:45PM McLeod Hall 2007

 

SOC 3700 Health and Society 15996 100  Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/60 Meredith Bergey MoWe 2:00PM-2:50PM Maury Hall 104

 

ENLT 2526 Studies in Fiction: Medical Narratives 19677 003 Seminar (3 Units) Open 0/18 Anna Brickhouse TuTh 9:30AM-10:45Am Bryan Hall 332

 

RELG 2630 Business, Ethics, and Society 5 different sections (3 Units) Open 0/25 Staff MoWe 2:00PM-3:15PM; TuTh 2:00PM-3:15PM; TuTh 12:30PM-1:45PM; TuTh 3:30PM-4:45PM; TuTh 11:00AM-12:15PM

 

RELG 2210 Religion, Ethics, and the Environment 14723 100 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/120 Willis Jenkins MoWe 11:00AM-11:50AM Ruffner Hall G008

 

                        PAIRED ELECTIVES:

ANTH 3129 Marriage, Mortality, Fertility 19279 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/60 (0/65) John Shepherd TuTh 12:30PM-1:45PM Claude Moore Nursing Educ G120 (Should be paired with Reproductive Ethics)

 

ANTH 3130 Disease, Epidemics and Society 19280 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/30 (0/35) John Shepherd TuTh 3:30PM-4:45PM New Cabell Hall 132 (Should be paired with a course relating to Public Health Ethics)

 

PLAP 6500 Selected Topics in American Politics: Health Care Politics & Policy 16168 001 Seminar (3 Units) Open 0/5 (0/20) Eric Patashnik Tu 11:45AM-2:15PM (Should be paired wtih a course relating to Justice and Health Care)

 

ECON 4160 Economics of Health 19367 001 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/45 Amalia Miller TuTh 12:30PM-1:45PM Monroe Hall 116 (Should be be paired with a course relating to Justice and Health Care)

 

ECON 4160 Economics of Health 19368 002 Lecture (3 Units) Open 0/45 Amalia Miller TuTh 2:00PM-3:15PM Monroe Hall 116 (Should be paired with a course relating to Justice and Health Care)