The two-year period may only be extended by the Postgraduate Committee on recommendation of the Head of Department based on good reason shown and if it is clear that the student will be able to complete the programme in a further year of study. This Medical Law and Ethics (Coursework) programme is offered by University of Pretoria.
- Medico-legal issues
- Research methodology
- Research proposal
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
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- For admission to the MPhil programme, students must have at least an honours degree in an academic discipline relevant to medical law and ethics, or any other qualification in an academic discipline relevant to medical law and ethics that allows admission to a master’s programme at the institution where the undergraduate qualification was obtained. If that qualification has a duration of less than 4 years, substantial proven practical or professional experience in medical law and ethics is further required, subject to the discretion of the Dean.
- Registration as a healthcare practitioner/allied healthcare practitioner/nurse in terms of the applicable legislation will be a strong recommendation.
International1499 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1499 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
National1499 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1499 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
From R25 300 to R44 000
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