Topics covered include healthcare as a vocation, philosophy of medicine, cultural and religious sensitivities, pain/palliative care, mental health, sexual, reproductive and gender ethics, Big Data, neuroethics, organizational ethics, justice and health, Christian anthropology (or, moral anthropology), clinical ethics and the law.
Electives offer students the opportunity to tailor the program towards their interests on particular bioethical issues relevant to modern healthcare. In the Catholic Clinical Ethics program from Georgetown University, students demonstrate their mastery of critical aspects of ethical reasoning and Catholic Clinical Ethics through the practicum, portfolio and capstone.
As a joint program between Pellegrino Center for Clinical Bioethics at Georgetown University and the School of Theology and Religious Studies at The Catholic University of America, students are given access to faculty, staff, and academic and career resources at both institutions.
- Philosophy of Medicine
- Applied Ethical Reasoning
- Foundations of Catholic Clinical Ethics
- Medicine, Health, and the Human Person
- Applied Catholic Clinical Ethics
- Advanced Ethical Reasoning in Case Consultation
- 12 months
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DisciplinesHistory Philosophy & Ethics Religious Studies & Theology View 771 other Masters in History in United States
- 4-year Bachelor's degree
- Grade point average of 3.0 or higher
- 3 letters of recommendation
- Academic Statement of Purpose
- Writing sample
- Non-refundable application fee
- TOEFL/IELTS Score (if applicable)
International54744 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27372 USD per semester during 12 months.
National54744 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27372 USD per semester during 12 months.
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