MA Healthcare Ethics and Law / Overview
Year of entry: 2017
- Degree awarded
- Master of Arts
- 12 months full-time, 24 or 27months part-time
- Entry requirements
MA applicants must hold a minimum Upper Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in a relevant subject.
Those applicants who do not satisfy the entry requirements for direct entry onto our MA course may wish to be considered for entry onto the Postgraduate Diploma course.In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted on the Postgraduate Diploma course. Transfer to the MA, if requested, will be considered based on marks obtained in the taught component, and is dependent upon the student reaching Master's level in the taught modules.
- How to apply
The deadline for applications is 15 June for International applicants, and 15 August for Home/EU applicants.
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- You are interested in healthcare ethics and law, and how the two disciplines interact
- You want a flexible and interdisciplinary course that allows you to pursue your ethical and legal interests
- You want to apply bioethical and legal theory to 'real world' scenarios
The next Postgraduate Taught Open Day will take place in autumn 2017. Details will be published on our open days and visits page closer to the time
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2017, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,000
International students (per annum): £17,000
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,500
International students (per annum): £8,500
UK/EU students (per annum): £6,000
International students (per annum): £11,333
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,000 per annum
International students (per annum): £5,666
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
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