St Mary's University, Twickenham
Bioethics and Medical Law
Students are normally required to have a 2.1 degree from a UK university or equivalent, in a relevant subject at Honours level, or a professional qualification in teaching, medicine or law. Medical students can also take the full-time MA programme as an intercalated option during their studies usually in their 3rd or 4th year of training. Students without such qualifications may be admitted provided that they can satisfy the Programme Director that they have sufficient experience of and aptitude for academic study for Master's level. Such applicants will be required to provide a portfolio of suitable work and experience.
Compulsory modules: human beings and human action; bioethics and medical law; research methods and dissertation. Optional modules: ethical issues at the beginning of life; ethical issues at the end of life; patients, professionals and society; religious bioethics.
Assessment is by online discussion, critiques of academic papers, essays and, in the case of medical law, by an unseen written examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Variable||September 2016||GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MA||Variable||September 2016||GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MA||Variable||September 2016||GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MA||Variable||September 2016||GBP 4,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|St Mary's University, Twickenham||Richmond upon Thames||TW1 4SX||South East|
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