MA Healthcare Ethics and Law / Overview

Year of entry: 2022

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Degree awarded
Master of Arts (MA)
Duration
1 year (full-time); 2 years (part-time)
Entry requirements

We require a UK bachelor's degree with a First or Upper Second classification or the overseas equivalent, in any discipline.

When assessing your academic record we consider your degree subject, grades you have achieved and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification.

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

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply online

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MA Y Y N N
PGDip Y Y N N

Course overview

  • Deep dive into healthcare ethics and law, and how the two disciplines interact.
  • Participate in a flexible and interdisciplinary course that allows you to pursue your ethical and legal interests.
  • Apply bioethical and legal theory to 'real world' scenarios.
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Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Social Sciences
Contact name
School of Social Sciences Admissions Office
Email
Website
https://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/law/
School/Faculty

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