Introduction to Palliative/End-of-Life Care

Code: PSW1570

Course description

This course will explore death and dying in the context of society. It will introduce learners to palliative/end-of-life care, including the underpinning principles and the emergence of this approach over the course of recent history. Holistic approaches to the care of the dying person and family will be emphasized. Emerging trends and issues will be explored.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.