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Contemporary Bioethics

University of Brighton

12 months
Duration
18975 GBP/year
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About

Contemporary Bioethics from University of Brighton brings together experts from many disciplines within BSMS to deliver a vibrant programme offering a contemporary and critical approach to bioethics.

Overview

Contemporary Bioethics from University of Brighton will address core issues in bioethics while also considering the frameworks and structures which shape bioethical discourse, including gender, coloniality, and global health. As such, it will empower students to engage with the bioethical challenges that medical, scientific, technological, and social changes will present in the future.

Careers

The course has been specifically designed for students seeking advanced training and education in both theoretical and applied bioethics.

It will be of significant value to those who wish to continue their bioethical and philosophical education, either in preparation for a PhD programme, or as a terminal degree. The course will also serve those working and training in the medical, scientific and allied professions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Issues and Approaches in Bioethics Research
  • Feminist and Anti-Colonial Bioethics
  • Global Bioethics 
  • Solidarity in Bioethics and Society 
  • Ethical Issues at the Beginning and End of Life 
  • Current Issues in Bioethics Research 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Generally there's no deadline for applying for a postgraduate course at Brighton.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
First Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or upper second-class undergraduate honours degree in a relevant subject or equivalent.
  • Applicants may be interviewed as part of the selection process.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18975 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

PGDip

  • UK £6,168
  • International £12,336
PGCert
  • UK £3,084
  • International £6,168

Living costs for Brighton

815 - 1383 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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