12 months
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About

The Bioethics course at Monash University will teach you to think ethically and critically, helping you to keep pace with current advances in biomedical technology, and to anticipate those yet to come. 

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Overview

During the Bioethics course at Monash University , an interdisciplinary approach is taken to key issues including ethical theory, questions of life and death, ethical issues in patient care, human-research ethics, legal and policy issues in bioethics, and public health ethics. It is suitable for students with little or no prior background in ethics or philosophy, but also for philosophy graduates with an interest in further study of bioethics.

Outcomes 

You will have the opportunity to engage with industry and participate in study tours and field schools, both in Australia and overseas.   For example, you may undertake collaborative work with the World Health Organisation, either at Monash or Geneva.

The teaching staff has an excellent reputation for research and teaching, and they are active and prominent contributors to public debate and professional discussions about a variety of issues in bioethics. The Monash University Centre for Human Bioethics is one of the world's top- eight bioethics centres.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Ethical theory
  • Ethics of life and death
  • Bioethics, public policy, and the law
  • Bioethics in action
  • Professional internship
  • Research project 
  • Advanced simulation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students can apply for a place anytime throughout the year.

Credits

96 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS code: 082652G 
Entry level 1:
  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent) with at least credit (60%) average, or equivalent qualification and experience approved by the faculty.
Entry level 2:
  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline including medicine and other health sciences, life sciences, social sciences, law and humanities with at least credit (60%) average, or equivalent qualification and experience approved by the faculty.

or

  • An Australian bachelor degree (or equivalent) and an Australian graduate certificate (or equivalent) in a cognate discipline including medicine and other health sciences, life sciences, social sciences, law and humanities, or equivalent qualification and experience approved by the faculty.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36400 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25400 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25400 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • Fees for domestic students: Commonwealth supported place (CSP)

Living costs for Melbourne

1501 - 2659 AUD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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