PGDip Healthcare Ethics and Law (Distance Learning) / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- Postgraduate Diploma
- 18 Months [Part-Time]
- Entry requirements
You must hold a minimum Lower Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in law or in a relevant subject. In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted on the Postgraduate Diploma course.
There may be an opportunity to upgrade to the MA/LLM in Healthcare Ethics and Law. A decision as to whether transfer can take place will be made once marks for all taught components are available. Transfer is dependent upon the student reaching Master's level in the taught modules.
- How to apply
We encourage applications to be submitted by 15th June however applications submitted up to 15th September will be considered due to the learning nature of this course
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- You are interested in healthcare ethics and law, and how the two disciplines interact
- You want to learn how philosophical and medico-legal issues can be resolved in a healthcare setting
- You want the flexibility to pursue your ethical and legal interests in a virtual learning environment
Open days for the academic year 2019/20 will be published later this year
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
PGDip (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,167 per annum
International students (per annum): £6,000 per annum
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.
- Postgraduate Loan (PGL) - 2018 entry
- Faculty of Humanities/School of Law - Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme
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