Courses

Note: Not all classes are offered every semester.

Department Course Name Credits

Bioethics

BETH 401 Foundations in Bioethics I 6
BETH 402 Foundations in Bioethics II 6
BETH 405 Clinical Rotation 3
BETH 408 Ethics, Law, and Research 3
BETH 412 Ethical Issues in Genetics/Genomics 3
BETH 414 International Health Research Ethics 3
BETH 415B International Bioethics Policy and Practice in the Netherlands and the US 3
BETH 415C International Bioethics Policy and Practice:: Costa Rica 3
BETH 415D International Bioethics Policy and Practice: Paris, France 3
BETH 415E International Bioethics Policy and Practice: Salamanca, Spain 3
BETH 415F International Bioethics Policy and Practice: San Sebastian, Spain 3
BETH 417 Introduction to Public Health Ethics 3
BETH 420 Critical Issues in Research Ethics* 3
BETH 421 Research Ethics Practicum 1.5
BETH 422 Clinical Ethics Theory and Practice 3
BETH 503 Research Ethics and Regulation* 3
BETH 602 Special Topics in Bioethics 3
*BETH 420 and BETH 503 will be offered in alternating years and will satisfy the research ethics track requirement.

Anthropology

ANTH 423 AIDS: Epidemiology, Biology, and Culture 3
ANTH 438 Maternal Health: Anthropological Perspectives on Reproductive Practices and Health Policy 3
ANTH 454 Healing in East Asia 3
 

Communication Sciences

COSI 445 Communication and Aging 3
 

Epidemiology and Biostatics

EPBI 510 Health Disparities 3
 

Gerontological Studies

GERO 498 Seminar in Gerontological Studies 3
 

Law

(through School of Law)
LAWS 4200 Bioethics and Law 3
LAWS 4201 Health Law 3
LAWS 5212 Civil Law & Psychiatry 2
LAWS 5213 Criminal Law and Psychiatry 2
LAWS 5215 Health Care & Human Rights 3
LAWS 5223 Medical Malpractice Policy Issues 2
 

Philosophy

PHIL 405 Ethics 3
PHIL 430 Topics in Ethics: Planetary Citizens 3
PHIL 434 Political and Social Philosophy 3
 

Public Health

MPHP 439 Public Health Management and Policy 3
 

Social Policy Social Work Practice

(through the Mandel School of Applied Social Science)
SASS 511 Issues in Health Policy and Service Delivery 3
SASS 513 Aging Policy and Service Delivery 3
SASS 514 Mental Health Policy and Service Delivery 3
SASS 516 Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Policy and Service Delivery 3
SASS 518 Social Work with Death, Grief and Loss 3
SASS 529 Family, Child Policy and Service Delivery 3
 

Sociology

SOCI 445 Sociology of Mental Health and Illness 3