Online Graduate Program Course Schedules
Course Registration Here: http://locus.luc.edu

Please note that all courses are taught online, unless otherwise indicated.
*** COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement for Hybrid Courses

* Indicates Required Bioethics MA courses

Texts availabe through HSC Library 

 

Spring 2023 (Term 1232: Jan 17 - Apr 28, 2023)
Enrollment is open through January 15, 2023

BIOETHICS
BEHL 403: Ethics Across the Care Continuum (class nos: section 1 - 2571; section 2 - 3908)
D Barnard, et al, Crossing Over: Narratives of Palliative Care, 2000
    (Library Access, unlimited users)
K Black. A Healing Homiletic: Preaching and Disability, 1996
    (Library Access, unlimited users)
A Gawande. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, 2017

BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law* (class no. 1814)
Furrow, et al., Bioethics: Health Care Law and Ethics, 9th Ed, 2022

BEHL 406: Principles of Health Care Ethics* (class nos: section 1 - 1471; section 2 - 1830)
T Beauchamp, J Childress. Principles of Biomedical Ethics, 2019
    (Library Access, unlimited users)
HT Engelhardt. Foundations of Bioethics, 1996
    (Library Access, 2 users)
R Charon, M Montello. Stories Matter: The Role of Narrative in Medical Ethics, 2002
    (Library Access, 3 users)
Jonsen, Siegler, Winslade. Clinical Ethics: A Practical Approach to Ethical Decisions in Clinical Med, 2021
E Pellegrino, D Thomasma. The Virtues in Medical Practice, 1993
    (Library Access, unlimited users)

BEHL 407: Social Determinants of Health and Bioethics (class no. 1815)
E Villanueva, Decolonizing Wealth: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance, 2021
    (Library Access)
S Galea, The Contagion Next Time, 2021
H McGhee, The Sum of Us, What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together, 2021
    (Library Access: 1 user)

BEHL 414: Moral Theology and Bioethics (class no. 3909)
M Junker-Kenny, Approaches to Theological Ethics: Sources, Traditions, Visions 2019
R Haight, Dynamics of Theology, 2001
T Salzman, M Lawler, Pope Francis and the Transformation of Health Care Ethics, 2021

BEHL 425: Empirical Bioethics (class no. 3910)
Jacoby & Siminoff, Empirical Methods for Bioethics: A Primer 2007
    (Library Access, unlimited users)
G Wilkins, Questioning Numbers: How to Read and Critique Research 2010

BEHL 429: Pediatric Ethics (class no. 3045)
No Texts

BEHL 430: Advanced Clinical Ethics Skills *** (registration permission required)
                   (Hybrid Course, onsite dates March 6-7, 2023) 
ASBH, Core Competencies for Healthcare Ethics Consultation, 2nd ed.
K Wasson, M Kuczewski, Thorny Issues in Clinical Ethics Consultation, 2022

BEHL 491: Oral Health Ethics (class no. 3553)
No Texts

BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
H Sword, Stylish Academic Writing, 2012
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
JM Willams, GG Colomb, Style: The Basics of Clarity and Grace, 2014

BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Org/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP
BEHL 502: Christian Doctrine (class no. 3345)
F Schussler et al, Systematic Theology, Roman Catholic Perspectives, 2nd Ed, 2011
  (Library Access, unlimited users)
TP Rausch, Who is Jesus: An Introduction to Christology, 2003
LT Johnson, The Creed: What Christians Believe and Why It Matters, 2004

BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare (class no. 6493)
                - Theology, Race & Catholic Healthcare
IX Kendi, How to Be an Antiracist, 2019
    (Library Access: 1 User)
R Menakem, My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies, 2017
K Grimes, Christ Divided: Anti-Blackness as Corporate Vice, 2017
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
M Alexander, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in an Age of Colorblindness, 2020
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
T Savitt, Race and Medicine in 19th and Early 20th Century America, 2006
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
H Washington, Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present, 2008
    (Library Access: 1 user)
W Jennings, The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race, 2011
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
J Cone, A Black Theology of Liberation, 2020
    (Library Access: unlimited users)
MS Copeland, Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race and Being, 2nd Ed, 2023
D Bowen Matthew, Just medicine: A Cure for Racial Inequality in American Health Care, 2018
    (Library Access: unlimited users)

CMAN 533: Fiscal Management in Health Care Organizations (class no. 1821)

 

Summer 2023

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 405: Research Ethics 
BEHL 408: Ethics, Genetics & Health Policy
BEHL 410: Ethics Consultation Simulation Course***
                    (Hybrid Course, onsite dates June 26-28, 2023)
BEHL 418: Advancing Health Equity Practice***
                    (Hybrid course, onsite dates June 22-23, 2023)
BEHL 419: Organizational Ethics II
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 512: Canon Law, Sponsorship, and Church Relations

Fall 2023

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 401: Clinical Bioethics*
BEHL 402: Justice & Health Care*
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law*
BEHL 405: Research Ethics
BEHL 411: Public Health Ethics
BEHL 413: History of Medicine and Bioethics
BEHL 415: Catholic Bioethics in Clinical Practice
BEHL 431: Current Debates in Research Ethics
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Mission Leadership 
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare 

Spring 2024

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 403: Ethics Across the Care Continuum
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law*
BEHL 406: Principles of Health Care Ethics*
BEHL 407: Social Determinants of Health and Bioethics
BEHL 416: Catholic Bioethics & Social Justice
BEHL 428: Writing & Scholarship Skills
BEHL 429: Pediatric Ethics
BEHL 430: Advanced Clinical Ethics Skills*** (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 432: Global Bioethics
BEHL 491: Oral Health Ethics
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Healthcare Mission Leadership
BEHL 505: Advanced Concept in Health Systems Management
CMAN 533: Fiscal Management in Health Care Organizations
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare 

Summer 2024

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 401: Clinical Bioethics *
BEHL 408: Ethics, Genetics & Health Policy
BEHL 410: Ethics Consultation Simulation Course*** (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 412: Organizational Ethics I
BEHL 417: Narrative Bioethics (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 426: Ignatian Spirituality and Medicine
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 511 Doctoral Seminar in Mission Leadership and Formation

Fall 2024

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 401: Clinical Bioethics*
BEHL 402: Justice & Health Care*
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & Law*
BEHL 405: Research Ethics
BEHL 409: Religion and Bioethics
BEHL 411: Public Health Ethics
BEHL 427: Professionalism and Professional Ethics
BEHL 433: Mastering Clinical Ethics Skills (hybrid course: permission required)
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Mission Leadership
BEHL 502: Christian Doctrine
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare

Spring 2025

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 403: Ethics Across the Care Continuum
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law*
BEHL 406: Principles of Health Care Ethics*
BEHL 407: Social Determinants of Health and Bioethics
BEHL 414: Moral Theology and Bioethics
BEHL 425: Empirical Bioethics
BEHL 429: Pediatric Ethics
BEHL 430: Advanced Clinical Ethics Skills *** (registration permission required)
                   (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA) 
BEHL 491: Oral Health Ethics
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Healthcare Mission Leadership
BEHL 502: Christian Doctrine
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare: Theology, Race & Catholic Healthcare
CMAN 533: Fiscal Management in Health Care Organizations

Summer 2025

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 401: Clinical Bioethics*
BEHL 405: Research Ethics 
BEHL 408: Ethics, Genetics & Health Policy
BEHL 410: Ethics Consultation Simulation Course*** (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 418: Advancing Health Equity Practice (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 419: Organizational Ethics II
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 512: Canon Law, Sponsorhip, and Church Relations

Fall 2025

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 401: Clinical Bioethics*
BEHL 402: Justice & Health Care*
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law*
BEHL 405: Research Ethics
BEHL 411: Public Health Ethics
BEHL 413: History of Medicine and Bioethics
BEHL 415: Catholic Bioethics in Clinical Practice
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Mission Leadership 
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare 

Spring 2026

BIOETHICS:
BEHL 403: Ethics Across the Care Continuum
BEHL 404: Biomedical Ethics & the Law*
BEHL 406: Principles of Health Care Ethics*
BEHL 407: Social Determinants of Health and Bioethics
BEHL 416: Catholic Bioethics & Social Justice
BEHL 428: Writing & Scholarship Skills
BEHL 429: Pediatric Ethics
BEHL 430: Advanced Clinical Ethics Skills*** (Hybrid Course, on campus dates TBA)
BEHL 431: Current Debates in Research Ethics
BEHL 491: Oral Health Ethics
BEHL 492: Master's Research Capstone* (registration permission required)
BEHL 421: Doctoral Practicum in Clinical Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 422: Doctoral Practicum in Organizational/Public Health Ethics (registration permission required)
BEHL 423: Doctoral Capstone I (registration permission required)
BEHL 424: Doctoral Capstone II (registration permission required)

HEALTHCARE MISSION LEADERSHIP:
BEHL 500: Introduction to Healthcare Mission Leadership
BEHL 505: Advanced Concept in Health Systems Management
CMAN 533: Fiscal Management in Health Care Organizations
BEHL 510: Integrated Seminar in Ethics, Theology & Healthcare