Queen's University Belfast
Medical Ethics and Law
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent recognised qualification in Medicine, Nursing, Philosophy, Law or a related subject area. Applicants without a relevant degree but who have considerable professional experience in health care are also welcome to apply. Non-EEA nationals must satisfy the UK Border Agency (UKBA) immigration requirements for English language for visa purposes. Evidence of an IELTS* score of 6.5, with not less than 5.5 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required. *Taken within the last 2 years.
Modules include: Ethical and legal issues at the end of life; health care ethics and law in relation to families and children; medicine and innovation: ethical and legal issues; methods in law and ethics; principles for medical ethics and law; public health, justice and prioritisation in health care.
Assessment methods include written assignments and the completion of a 15,000 word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|