Current Courses

Academic Schedule for 2024-2025

The following is a list of MA in Bioethics courses taught by Bioethics core faculty.  It does not include elective courses offered by other Emory faculty from a range of different disciplines including Anthropology, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Health, and Law that can count towards the MA in Bioethics.  Previous students have taken elective courses such as Health and Human Rights, Health Law, Opera & Disability, Philosophy of Life, and Business of Healthcare. These combined course offerings give our students a significant range of interdisciplinary study opportunities that is reflective of the contemporary discipline of Bioethics. For more information on these and other electives, current students can consult the MA in Bioethics Handbook and speak with their faculty advisor.

Course #Course DescriptionInstructorDay & Time
Fall 2024501Foundations in Bioethics IBanja

Tues/Thurs 2:00 – 3:30

502Foundations in Bioethics IICrane, Esbensen, KinlawWed 1:30 - 4:30
504SeminarEisenTues 4:00 – 5:30


Foundational Ethical Challenges in Global Health


Mon 3:00 - 5:30
Spring 2024503Contemporary Issues in BioethicsZhangThurs 2:00-5:00
504SeminarWolpeMon 2:00-3:30
510Declining, Dying, DeadCrane/LazarusWed 12:00 - 3:00
601 PracticumKinlaw/MabelTues 2:00 - 4:00
Summer 2024505Ethics of Emerging TechnologiesZhangWed 3:00 - 6:00
601PracticumMabelTues 1:00 - 3:00