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LAW

Health Law: Bioethics

Law School Description

Introduction to health care jurisprudence and the  study of bioethics, a term used generally to describe ethical issues in the life sciences as applied in professional fields, including medicine, nursing, philosophy, theology and law.

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

Introduction to medical jurisprudence, medical malpractice, informed consent, health care decisions, medical ethics, the health care industry, managed care, financing health care, and the role of government in health care.

Typical Course Credit

3

Credit Limit

3

Repeat Limit

Not Repeatable

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Assigned Sections

No

Bar Course

No

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Family Law

Tentative Course Rotation

Full Time
Annually
Spring
Part Time
Every Other Year
Spring

Effective Since

Spring
1993

Offering

Regular

Schedule Type

Seminar (SEM)

Major Restrictions

Law