You will follow some elements of the taught component of the MA and LLM, but will not be required to write a dissertation. If you successfully complete the PGCert, you may be eligible to transfer to the Diploma, MA or LLM if you meet the transfer requirements and pay the additional fee.
- Equip you with the highest quality of training in healthcare ethics.
- Highlight the application of moral theory to real-world scenarios, catering to the practical needs of healthcare and/or legal professionals.
- Improve your comprehensive knowledge and firm understanding of ethical theories.
- Provide you with the opportunity to gain the skills needed to apply theory to real world scenarios in a diverse range of contexts.
Successful graduates from the Healthcare Ethics course from The University of Manchester, are able to progress within a wide variety of roles in the medical, legal and ethical fields. Graduates from previous years have, for example, proceeded to specialise in medico-legal practice and academic careers, and the degrees have enhanced the careers of health care professionals.
- Ethics & Genetics and Genomics
- Philosophical Bioethics
- Research Ethics
- 9 months
- 18 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesPhilosophy & Ethics Health Sciences View 191 other Masters in Philosophy & Ethics in United Kingdom
- Postgraduate Certificate applicants must hold a minimum of a Second Class Lower (2.2) Honours degree. In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted.
International6334 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 6334 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
EU/EEA3167 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 3167 GBP per year and a duration of 9 months.
PGCert (part-time distance learning)
- UK/EU students (per annum): £3,167 per annum
- International students (per annum): £6,334 per annum
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