Courses & Programs

Medical Law and Ethics

COURSE CODE: HTH 220

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 095

This course explores various ethical and legal issues faced by healthcare practitioners. The course provides a basic overview of laws and legal systems and their application to specific healthcare related situations. The course will also enable students to identify and respond to legal and ethical dilemmas in the professional setting, as well as the skills and resources for addressing them and avoiding potential adverse situations in the exercise of their professional responsibilities. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 095