EDST 391 Ethics & the Human Genome



P/F Writing Assignment for Day 2 (Day 2 means turn in the assignment on Day 2 of the course)

Media portrayals of human genome research and technology

Assigned reading:

Writing assignment:

Question 1 (your list): Which human genome issues have the major newspapers been focusing on during the last two years? Please email me your list before class.

Question 2 (your analysis): For the most interesting articles, please describe the emotions and ethical issues they raise. (Turn in or email the articles. Print and turn in your analysis.)

Be prepared to discuss your results in class.