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PGCert Healthcare Law (Distance Learning)
Learn about the application of bioethical and legal theory in a virtual learning environment.

PGCert Healthcare Law (Distance Learning) / Overview

Year of entry: 2018

Degree awarded
Postgraduate Certificate
Duration
15 months part-time by Distance Learning
Entry requirements
Postgraduate Certificate applicants must hold a minimum Lower Second Class (2.2) Honours degree. In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

Apply online

For February entry onto the distance learning course, the deadline for applications is 15 December .

We strongly advise that you apply as soon as possible in order to be guaranteed a place on the course. However, we will consider late applications for the course if there is any available space. Therefore, please contact us after the deadline.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
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Course overview

  • You are interested in healthcare ethics and law, and how the two disciplines interact
  • You want to learn how to apply bioethical and legal theory to real world scenarios
  • You want the flexibility to pursue your ethical and legal interests in a virtual learning environment
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Open days

The open day for the academic year 2019/20 will take place on Wednesday 7 th November 2018, click here for further information.

The 2018 Law Fair in Manchester will be held Tuesday 13 th November 2018, 12.30pm - 4.00pm at Manchester Central, Manchester M2 3GX. Click here for more information

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • PGCert (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.

Scholarships/sponsorships

Contact details

Academic department
School of Law
Contact name
Ms Emma Williams
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 1270
Email
Website
http://www.law.manchester.ac.uk
Academic department overview
See: About Us .

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