LLM Healthcare Ethics and Law / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- Master of Laws
- 12 months full-time, 24 - 27 months part-time
- Entry requirements
The LL.M applicants must hold a minimum Upper Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in law or in a relevant subject. Those applicants who do not satisfy the entry requirements for direct entry onto our LL.M 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.
Candidates without a first degree may register initially for the Postgraduate Diploma and be considered for transfer to the LLM. 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
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 medical law, and in how that is shaped by ethical arguments and concerns
- You want a flexible and interdisciplinary course with a solid legal component
- You want to apply bioethical and legal theory to real world scenarios
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:
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
International students (per annum): £18,000
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750
International students (per annum): £9,000
LLM (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,667 per annum
International students (per annum): £9,000 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.
- School of Law Scholarships for UK and EU applicants
- School of Law scholarships for International applicants
- Faculty of Humanities/School of Law - Manchester Alumni Scholarship Scheme
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