ST. ANTHONY COLLEGE OF ROXAS CITY, INC.

San Roque Extension, Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines 5800 Member, DC-SLMES Philippines Empowering Communities, Building Futures! + COLLEGE OF NURSING S.Y. 2013-2014 SYLLABUS Vision: A Christ-centered institution committed to empowering communities of learners into inner-directed Vincentian leaders and advocates of persons who are living in poverty. Mission: Inspired by the spirit of St. Vincent de Paul and St. Louise de Marillac, we commit ourselves to: 1. Courageously pursue values and innovative educational services rooted in Christ. 2. Interdependently accelerate leadership and professional development through continuing education and intensive Vincentian formation. 3. Synergistically facilitate the integral development of the learners towards transformation through current research, relevant curricular offerings and responsive community extension services. 4. Relentlessly generate a new breed of self-directed, environmentally caring global Vincentian leaders. 5. Ardently support one another in sustaining the shared mission. Course Title: General Psychology Credit: 3 units Contact Hours/Semester: 54 Hrs. Prerequisite: Logic, Philosophy of the Human Person Placement: Second Year, First Semester Course Description: This course deals with the application of ethico-moral and legal concept and principles to issues that affect the practice of Nursing. These provide the basis for appropriate decision making given varied situations, to prepare the learner to render effective, efficient and safe nursing care. Furthermore, related nursing experience provides opportunities to concretize commitment to nursing. The critical thinking process shall be used in the unit with the object to develop the intellectual capacity to conceptualize and contextualize what students know to particular ethico-moral and legal issues.

Ethical Relativism 2. Types of Ethics 4. Application of Ethical Theories . The Problem of Human Dignity 3. Course Outline: I. Meaning and Types of Abortion’ 2. Immediate Hominization 4. PART TWO: MORAL ISSUES (ONE) A. Utilitarianism C. Natural Law Ethics II. theories and principles of bioethics in nursing and health and. Delayed Animation 5. PART ONE: MORAL PHILOSOPHY AND BIOETHICS A. Three General Viewpoints of Abortion 9. Ethical Schools of Thought (Two) 1. Curettage 8. The Moral Issue of Abortion 1. Effects of Abortion 11. The Moral Issue 3. Pro-choice Movement B. Evolutionary Phases of Bioethical Studies 6. Explain the concept. Bioethics as Applied Ethics 5. Moral Philosophy 2. Human Existence and Ethics 1. Pragmatism 4. 2. Kant’s Ethics 2. Cell Division Process 7. Rawls’s Theory of Justice 4. the student will be able to: 1.Course Objectives: At the end of the course and given actual and relevant simulated situations/conditions. The Moral Issue of Euthanasia 1. Pre-Implantation /period 6. Ethical Schools of Thought (One) 1. Ethical Postulates 3. Pro-life Movement 10. Dominant Themes in Bioethical Inquiry B. Different Views 4. Apply relevant bioethical principles in nursing and Health related situations. Meaning and Cases of Euthanasia 2. Ross’s Ethics 3. Situation Ethics 3.

The Moral Issue of Paternalism and Truth-Telling 1. Meaning of Patient’s Rights 2. In the Medical Context 3. Meaning and Causes of Suicide 2. Justifications for Personal Paternalism 4. In the Medical Context 6. Application of Ethical Theories G.C. Meaning and Common Cause of Birth Deformities 2. Several Views of Death 6. Justifications for State Paternalism 5. Application of Ethical Theories D. Types of Deformities 3. The Pros of Suicide 4. The Moral issues of Contraception and Sterilization 1. In the Medical Context 4. Meaning of Contraception 2. Limitations of a Patient’s Rights 5. Several Definitions of Death 3. Attitude Towards Death 5. Justifications of Contraception 5. The Moral Issue of Patient’s Rights 1. Methods of Contraception or Family Planning 6. Confidentiality 9. Justifications for Truth-telling 8. Application of Ethical Theories E. Application of Ethical Theories III. The Cons of Suicide 3. Types of Patient’s Rights 3. Application of Ethical Theories F. Meaning of Sterilization 3. The Moral Issue of Birth Deformities 1. Definition and Types of Paternalism 2. The Rights of Patients 7. Application of Ethical Theories . Four Major Elements of Informed Consent 4. Redefinition and Determination of Death 1. The Need to Redefine Death 2. Types of Sterilization 4. Truth-telling 7. Retrospect 4. PART THREE: MORAL ISSUES (TWO) A. The Moral Issue of Suicide 1. Application of Ethical Theories 6.

Psychotherapy 5. Surrogate Motherhood 10. Sex Selection 12. Justifications of Human Experimentation 3. Embryo Transfer 9. Types of Psychosurgical Operations 3. Cloning 15. The Moral Issue of Human Experimentation 1. Application of Ethical Theories D.B. The Moral Issue of Genetic Engineering 1. Application of Ethical Theories E. Genetic Testing 4. Allocation of Scarce Resources 12. Sex Change Operations 13. The Moral Issue of Behavior Control and Claim to Health Care 1. Prisoners. Aversion Therapy 7. Justification for AID 4. The Individual’s Inherent Dignity 9. Researches Involving Children. Genetic Screening 6. Genetic Intervention 7. the Poor. and Genes 3. Electrical Stimulation of the Brain 6. Medical Therapy and Medical Research 4. Drug Testing and the Use of Placebos 6. Social Commitment 11. and Fetuses 10. Chromosomes. Application of Ethical Theories 8. In Vitro Fertilization 8. Prenatal Diagnosis 5. Sperm and Zygote Banking 11. Justifications of the Use of Placebos 8. Lobotomy 2. The Moral Issue of Artificial Insemination 1. Application of Ethical Theories C. Criticisms 9. The Nuremberg Code 2. Medical Individualism 10. DNA. Application of Ethical Theories . Organic Transplants 14. Justification for AIH 3. Genetic Engineering 2. Informed Voluntary Consent 5. Single-bind and Double-bind Test Design 7. Definition and Types of Artificial Insemination 2. Chemotherapy 4.

BAGAYAUA. Bioethics and Moral Decisions by Florentino T. Academic Services . Making Each be Truly Himself 7.Ed.F. MA.. An Appeal for Mutual Care 4. Timbreza 2. Application of Ethical Theories Grading System: Class Standing: Attendance/Attitude Seatwork/Assignments/Recitation Quizzes/Unit Test Periodical Examination Total -30% -30% -40% -100% References: 1. Preventive Measures of Sex Deviation 18. In the Medical Context 17. M. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 22.N. Moral Discipline 10. Sharing Each Other’s Being 5. Instructor Approved by: SR.A. Safeguarding the Other’s Value 13. Self-discovery as Persons 6.N. Mutual Experience of Each Other’s Worth 3. Ethics of Health Care: A Guideline for Clinical Practice by Edge Groves 3. O. MARY JOHN MACIAS L.N. D. College of Nursing Director. Dean. Commitment and Responsibility 12. Affirmation of Situated Freedom 9. Types of Sexual Deviation 16.. R. VILLEZA. Pain of Unrequited Love 8. One’s Inhumanity to Another 11. Meaning of Sex to the Individual 2. Pornography and Prostitution 19. R. The Morality of Human Sexuality 1. EDITHA A. Sexual Anomalies and Ailments 21. Ethics and Issues in Contemporary Nursing by Burkhard and Nathaniel Prepared by: SR. Responsibility to and for One Another 14. Humanizing and Dehumanizing 15.C.P. In the Moral Context 20...

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