INTS 440: Death, Dying, and Decision Making

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Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Interdisciplinary examination of clinical care of dying persons along with psychosocial issues related to processes of death and dying. Special emphasis on application of ethical principles in resolving complex problems for individuals with life-threatening illnesses and their families as care givers or decision makers. Students consider the changing norms and mores surrounding end-of-life decisions and explore the care available to terminally ill patients. Limited to three attempts.
Recommended Prerequisite: 60 credits or Permission of Instructor.
Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.