Universität Wien

010020 SE Clinical Rounds: Bioethical challenges at the beginning of Human Life (2020S)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 1 - Katholische Theologie
Continuous assessment of course work

Die Lehrveranstaltung ist ausgebucht, die Online-Anmeldung daher geschlossen. Sollten Sie die LV besuchen wollen, können wir Sie gerne auf die Warteliste aufnehmen. Bitte wenden Sie sich dafür an das Sekretariat des Instituts für Praktische Theologie: praktische.theologie-kath@univie.ac.at (Derzeit in Vertretung für Frau Bernal Diaz).


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German



Tue 9:45-13:00 on 03.03., 17.03., 24.3., 31.03., 21.04., 28.04., 05.05.2020
Place: Seminar room "Alte Kapelle" (IERM), Spitalgasse 2-4, Court. 2-4, Hof 2.8, 1090 Wien


Aims, contents and method of the course

Clinical Rounds offer the students the opportunity of acquiring basic knowledge of ethical and legal Problems in the context of difficult situations of medical decision making and health care. Invited specialist are met in their clinical context or invited to the seminar and provide their insight.

Assessment and permitted materials

discussion, written paper of 10-15 pages. If a group writes a joint paper, a longer paper is required (9 pages / person excluding front page, table of content and bibliography).
While the University is closed due to the Corona Virus emergency measures, there will no presentations made and excursions held. Instead, students are asked to do some reading and do written tasks and to upload them on the Moodle platform. However, students should do more reading in the fields they chose initially for their presentations and serve as "experts" in online discussions. Moodle messages will inform about the modality of the online-phases of the seminar. For texts and tasks, please consult the Moodle platform.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Active participation (reading, discussion in chat or audio) (20%), tasks on moodle (30%) and essay on one of the the topics of the seminar (50%)

Examination topics

see above

Reading list

Recommendations for reading will be available on the moodle platform.

Association in the course directory

für 011 (15W) FTH 17 oder FTH 26, 198 418 BA UF RK 16, 199 518 MA UF RK 02 oder RK 05, 033 195 (17W) BRP 18krp, BRP 18ktb, auslaufende Studienpläne: für 011 (11W) D31 oder DAM, 033 195 (15W) BAM 13

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