This course introduces students to principles of professional behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of medicine. Students will be able to read, explicate, analyze and evaluate ethical positions, and think critically and analytically about ethical issues and demonstrate knowledge of the doctors’ role and the doctor-patient relationship.
Offered: Semester 2
Prerequisites: : Foundation Certificate (Science) with a minimum aggregate passing grade of 80% in English and best three from Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Studies
Contact hours per week: 4
Assessment: 65% coursework, 35% examination.