HSC111 Ethics in Health Care

This is a core unit in the Bachelor of Health Science. It provides an introduction to ethical theories and concepts, as well as principles such as justice, advocacy, autonomy, non-maleficence and beneficence. The student will also explore the application of ethics to healthcare particularly related to chronic disease, public health, Indigenous health, cultural security, cultural safety, and resource allocation.

Unit Information

Semester 2, 2017

Prescribed Text - FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTHCARE ETHICS