Objectifs: The domain of health and medicine is currently confronting a series of transformations: the increasing entanglement between biological sciences and medical practice; the emergence of new actors (patient organizations, health safety agencies) who actively intervene into biomedical activities and health issues; the development of ethical concerns on medical experimentation and research protocols.
The course aims at providing an understanding of these transformations, with a particular focus on their social and political relevance both at national and European levels.
Niveau requis : No prerequisite is requested, except an interest in biology and/or medicine.
Minimum year of study : 3rd year
Minimum level of English : Good
Minimum level of French : Poor
Modalités d'évaluation : Exam will consist of a dissertation. It can be taken either in English or in French.
Dernière mise à jour : samedi 11 décembre 2010