Bioethics Minor Curriculum

Minor in Bioethics

All courses carry three credits, unless otherwise indicated.

Minor Requirements (18 credits)

Required:
BIO 307 Bioethics

Biology, Social Work Courses (minimum of 3 credits):
BIO 105 Human Applications 
BIO 110 Environmental Biology (3-4 credits)
BIO 221 Microbiology (Global Awareness) (3-4 credits)
BIO Cell Biology (3-4 credits)
BIO 321 Genetics (4 credits)
SWK 204 Human Behavior in the Social Environment (Global Awareness) 

Philosophy, Religion courses (minimum of 3 credits):
PHI 242 Ethics 
PHI 248 Health Care Ethics 
REL 204 Contemporary Christian Ethics 
REL 340 Spirituality & Values in Health Care 
REL 248 Human Rights 
SSD 218 Human Oppression 
SSD 318 Confronting the Faces of Evil 

Any of the following may be taken:
BUS 255 Introduction to Health Care Management 
LEG 311 Health Law 
SWK 303 Mental Health & Mental Illness 
SWK 404 Aging 
SOC 214 Sociology of Health Care 
PSY 310 Gender 
NUR 346 Mental Health in Nursing
REL 440 Addiction & Recovery 

Contact Us

Division of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Technology
Janet Williams, Ph.D.
Professor and Advisor, Pre-medical/Pre-health
 Professions
Director, Postbaccalaureate Premedical Studies
413-265-2381
williamsj@elms.edu