Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: Introduction to Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide 102

    • Syllabus

    • Conversation: Establishing Language Parameters

    • What is the Situation in Canada?: "The 'Normalization' of Euthanasia in Canada: The Cautionary Tale Continues" article by Herx et al

  • 2

    Module 2: Palliative Care

    • "Hastened death" article by R. Gallagher

    • "The Impact of MAiD on Palliative Care" 2019 Conference Video by D D'Souza

    • "Dignity in Care" video by Manitoba Palliative Care Research Unit

    • "What Really Matters at the End of Life" TED Talk Video by BJ Miller

    • Module 2 Assessment: Quiz

  • 3

    Module 3: Policy & MAiD

    • Legal Cases to Know: Rodriguez v British Columbia

    • Legal Cases to Know: Carter v Canada

    • Legal Cases to Know: Truchon v Superiour Court of Québec

    • Summary of Bill C-14

    • Summary of Bill C-7

    • "Bill C-7: The Legal Changes To Euthanasia Laws" 2020 Conference Video by Deina Warren, LLB, LLM

    • Module 3 Assessment: Quiz

  • 4

    Module 4: Presentation of the MAiD Data in Canada

    • Presentation Part 1 - Health Canada's First Annual Report on MAiD, 2019

    • Presentation Part 2 - Health Canada's First Annual Report on MAiD, 2019

    • Stay Tuned . . .

    • Module 4 Assessment: Reflection Piece

  • 5

    Module 5: Further Reading & Bibliography

    • "Overcoming Vulnerability With Dignity" article by A Kerigan

    • "Why is access to medically assisted death a right, but access to palliative care isn't?" article by J Miyasaki

    • Further Reading: Recommended Books

    • Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide 102 Bibliography

  • 6

    Course Survey & Certificate

    • Euthanasia & Assisted Suicide 101 and 102 Course Survey