5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

Learning outcomes of the curricular unit: Describe the meaning of the concepts of Ethics, Morals, Applied Ethics and Bioethics. Understand the specificity of bioethics knowledge. Recognize human life as the core value of bioethics. Identify ethical issues when they arise in the context of healthcare, biotechnology, and so forth. Form and defend a well-supported position on issues in bioethics. Identify how very general concepts such as "person", "life", "death" and so on, work in arguments in bioethics.


Assistant Professor
PhD in Philosophy at the Faculty of Letters of the University of Oporto, M.A. in Political Science and International Relations, Postgraduate in Civics and B.A…