Respiratory Therapist

PHIL 2210 - Morals and Medicine

(Credits: 3)

Course Description:

(Fulfills MNTC Areas: 2, 6, 9) This course is a general introduction to ethical issues that arise in the contemporary practice of healthcare, and which are central to understanding healthcare in contemporary society. In addition to developing a basic understanding of standard moral theories, issues that arise within American culture for patients, providers, and planners of health care are examined. Examples of such issues include, but are not limited to, abortion, euthanasia, patient rights, informed consent, health care distribution and reform, genetic testing and research, and cloning.






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Program Course Listings

Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credits
CPTR 1104 Intro to Computer Tech 3 credits
EMTP 2230 ACLS 1 credits
EMTP 2234 Pediatric Adv Life Suppor 1 credits
HLTH 1106 Medical Terminology 2 credits
HLTH 2002 Pharmacology 2 credits
RESP 1104 Non Acute Resp Care 4 credits
RESP 1110 Adult Critical Care 4 credits
RESP 1120 Cardio Physiology/Assess 3 credits
RESP 1124 Clinical I 3 credits
RESP 2206 Clinical II 3 credits
RESP 2211 Summer Clinical 2 credits
RESP 2212 Diagnostic Procedures 3 credits
RESP 2236 Neonatal Resuscitation Pr 1 credits
RESP 2242 Pediatric/Neonatal Care 4 credits
RESP 2248 Clinical III 3 credits
RESP 2252 Advanced Critical Care 4 credits
RESP 2258 Clinical IV 3 credits
RESP 2260 Spring Internship 1 credits
RESP 2262 Summer Internship 3 credits
RESP 2276 Adv Prac Registry Review 3 credits
BIOL 2221 Microbiology 3 credits
BIOL 2252 Anatomy & Phys I 3 credits
BIOL 2254 Anatomy & Phys II 3 credits
CHEM 1020 Intro to Chemistry 4 credits
ENGL 1111 Composition I 3 credits
MATH 1110 College Algebra 3 credits
PSYC 1105 Intro to Psychology 3 credits
  G6: Human/Fine Arts Elec ( *See Elective Options Listed Below ) 3 credits
TOTAL CREDITS: 78 credits

Program Specific Elective Course Options


Electives for this program may be selected from the following list of courses below. Need help? Schedule an appointment with a Northland Academic Advisor for assistance in selecting courses.

Course # Course Name Credits

Humanities/Fine Arts Electives

PHIL 1101Intro to Philosophy 3 credits
PHIL 1102Intro to Ethics 3 credits
PHIL 2210Morals and Medicine 3 credits

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