COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Medical Ethics DEN   442 7 1 0 2

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Assoc.Prof.Dr. Funda Gülay KADIOĞLU
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Goals
Make students learn the basic knowledge about medical and dental ethics; notice the ethical questions and solve them; respect the ethical values; take ethical and legal responsibility towards patient and society.
Content
Basic knowledge of ethics, normative systems, ethical principles and theories, values and value systems, medical and dental ethics issues, ethical issues analysis, ethical issues solution methods, ethical problems related to beginning and ending of the life, national and international regulations and ethical codes, quality of life, ethical responsibilities of dentists, patient rights.

Learning Outcomes
1) Explain the dental ethics principles and rules
2) Learn and defend the ethical responsibilities of a dentist
3) Apply and defend being humanistic, reliable, fair, merciful and compassionate to the patients
4) Give importance to the autonomy and privacy of the patient
5) Explain, defend and apply the patient rights
6) Learn and apply the emphatic communication with the patient
7) Act in the best interest of the patient In all interactions, including diagnosis,treatment planning and treatment
8) Updating the information, learn and apply the national-international regulations, ethical codes,
9) Recognize and manage the dental ethics issues
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