Law and bioethics

A.Y. 2017/2018
6
Max ECTS
45
Overall hours
SSD
IUS/20
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course aims to give students a thorough understanding of the Italian legislation on the major bioethical topics and to investigate, also through comparative analysis, legal disputes and ethical dilemmas related to them. The course also aims to develop an autonomous capacity of analysis and criticism of ethically sensitive legal norms. It will cover topics such as medically assisted procreation, genetic engineering, abortion, medical treatments, euthanasia and living wills.
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
IUS/20 - PHILOSOPHY OF LAW - University credits: 6
Lessons: 45 hours
Professor: Poggi Francesca
Professor(s)