University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Bioethics and Medical Jurisprudence

Research areas include classical and contemporary issues: Abortion; euthanasia; resource allocation in health care; public health activities; life-style regulation; assisted reproduction; gene therapy; genetic testing; human enhancements; cloning; stem cell research; the doctor-patient relationship; professional responsibility; and the legal and ethical status of living; dead, and unborn bodies; as well as central principles and doctrines like: autonomy; rights; sanctity of life; justice; utility; self-determination; dignity; solidarity; precaution; self-governance; and the role of society and community in medicine and health care; all of these are approached in an analytical and structured way, combining the methodological strengths of medical law and philosophical ethics.

Course modules

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (EU) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (England) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 17,000 per Year 1 (International) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Scotland) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Wales) 36 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Scotland) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (Wales) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (EU) 72 months
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 GBP 2,098 per Year 1 (England) 72 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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