Medical Ethics and Palliative Care
The course is open to all those with either a degree in a relevant subject, or appropriate professional qualifications and/or experience. Applications are welcome from people with a professional or other serious interest in medical ethics and palliative care, including (but not limited to) doctors, nurses, health care managers, intercalating medical students, radiographers, chaplains, charity and voluntary workers, social workers, hospice directors, medical and pharmaceutical researchers, and health care educators.
Introduction to ethics and palliative care; autonomy, paternalism and advance care planning; ethical issues in care of the dying; policy, resource and research ethics in palliative care; dissertation.
Each teaching block is followed by an assignment. For module 1 this is made up of three short written tasks, whilst for each of modules 2, 3 and 4 the assignment consists of a 4,000-word essay. All modules must be passed in order to proceed to the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,550 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,550 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,260 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,550 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,550 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 4,550 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Keele Campus||Keele||ST5 5BG||West Midlands|
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