Healthcare Ethics and Deontology
Universidad Católica de Valencia
Area of Study
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits0
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units0
Hours & Credits
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.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.