MEDICAL ETHICS

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MODULE 3 Moral Climate of Health Care

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MODULE 2 ETHICS

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MODULE 1

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MODULE 0 to this Course and its content is open for two days.

READ ALL EMAIL Sent to you.  Submit the assignments for MODULE 0 by email.

                                                                 Welcome!

Prepare for one heck of an experience.

Intense and rapid!!

7 weeks of work and thinking, thinking , thinking. Are you ready!

Fun, work, opportunities, work, rewards, work.

18 to 20 hours of work per week in Summer session!!!!

 Patients' Rights**Informed   Consent**Privacy**Experimentation**Partial Birth Abortion**Cloning**Physician Assisted Suicide**Infanticide**Allocation of Resources**Right to Health Care** & Other Topics!!!

A Survivor Course !

Professor Philip A. Pecorino

VIDEO:  Welcome Opening http://www.youtube.com/v/Qv939exyF60

LET's Get STARTED!!!

Well, congratulations on entering the class site and getting this far.  Now we get into it.  If you got this far you can make it through the rest of this.  I look forward to working with all of you and hope that we will produce successful outcomes for each one of you taking this course.

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1. Communication with the instructor

If you need to communicate a private matter to the professor then use the email address.  ppecorino@qcc.cuny.edu

Follow this format in the subject line:

First Name Last Name  PHIL 140 FNT  and then choose one of the following HELP or Question or Assignment# when sending the assignment.

Do not send attachments as assignments. Copy and paste the text from the word processor to the message window of the email.

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FINDING your GRADES

Your grade is posted on " Grades "  Your grades are listed on the row with your CUNYFirst ID # on the left column." page.  The last four digits of the CUNY FIRST ID # are used.  Find those grades by going to the course menu or the left column and then click on "Grades"

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Research in Philosophy on the Internet.
Free tutorial on doing research in Philosophy on the Internet.

http://www.humbul.ac.uk/vts/philosophy/index.htm

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