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2015-2016 Academic Catalog (Jan 2016) 
2015-2016 Academic Catalog (Jan 2016) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PDCH 103 - Human Values & Personal Ethics

Cr Hrs: 1 (5-4-0)

This course introduces dental students to the philosophical basis for ethical principles and reasoning which enables them to identify and resolve moral issues as dental students. Furthermore, an attempt is made to increase the moral sensitivity in students so that they are able to better cope with moral problems, thereby maximizing good behavior and minimizing bad behavior. The students are able to develop an understanding of the ethical behavior and standards of proper conduct for entry into the dental profession. Lastly, students are exposed to concepts of diversity and cultural competence in a small group discussion format. Lecture and small group discussion.
Grade Mode: Pass/Fail
Instructional Method: Lecture
Location offered: Memphis
Term offered: Fall

Instructor of Record, Fall: Marcia Scott Seeberg

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