202014 VO Bioethics

summer semester 2020 | Last update: 07.07.2020 Place course on memo list
202014
VO Bioethics
VO 1
2
Block
annually
German

The aim of this lecture is to enable to understand, analyze, and critically assess bioethical arguments.

First we analyze concepts that play crucial roles in bioethical arguments, concepts like: human life, human being, person, persistence, individual, soul, species, potentiality. Further we analyze some views as to the moral value of actions at the beginning and the end of a human life.

Lecture inputs and discussion.

Oral exam.

Johannes Seidel: Schon Mensch oder noch nicht? Zum ontologischen Status humanbiologischer Keime, Stuttgart 2010.
Tom L. Beauchamp / James F. Childress: Principles of Biomedical Ethics, Oxford 52001.
Bonnie Steinbock (ed.): The Oxford Handbook of Bioethics, Oxford 2007.
Scott F. Gilbert: Developmental Biology, Sinauer Associates Inc 2006.

For Bachelor's Programme in Philosophy at the Faculty of Catholic Theology (C 033 194): positive completion of compulsory modules 2 and 3.
For Diploma Programme in Catholic Theology (C 011): positive completion of compulsory module 1 (first part of studies).

not applicable

If you want to take this course but cannot come to the Vorbesprechung on March 2, please contact Prof Paganini (claudia.paganini@uibk.ac.at).

02.03.2020
Fr. 15. 5., 10:00, Kinderklinik
Fr., 26. 6., 10:00, Kinderklinik
Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2020-03-02
19.00 - 19.45 SR VII (Theologie) SR VII (Theologie) Barrier-free Vorbesprechung
Fri 2020-05-08
10.00 - 11.45 SR I (Theologie) SR I (Theologie) Barrier-free
Fri 2020-07-03
10.00 - 10.45 MS (Theologie) MS (Theologie) Barrier-free Präsenzprüfung
Tue 2020-09-22
09.00 - 09.45 MS (Theologie) MS (Theologie) Barrier-free schrifltiche Prüfung