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MAHealth, Bioethics and Law

University of Birmingham
United Kingdom, Birmingham
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Overview

Interested? To learn more about this study programme, entry requirements and application process, please contact one of our consultants in a country nearest to you.

Programme structure

You will take two core modules:

Bioethics
Human Rights and Healthcare Law

In addition:

Students with a law background will take Research Skills, Sources and Methods and attend mandatory pre-sessional generic LLM introductory classes.

Students without a law background will take Socio-Legal Theory and attend mandatory bespoke pre-sessional introduction to law classes and mandatory pre-sessional generic LLM introductory classes

You will then choose three optional modules from the following:

Criminal Law and Medicine
European Health Law
Global Ethics I
Global Ethics II
Mentally Disordered Offenders
Philosophy and Mental Health
Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Health and Happiness
You will also complete a 15,000-word dissertation.

Career opportunities

Over the past five years, over 93% of Philosophy postgraduates were in work and/or further study six months after graduation. Due to the transferable nature of their skills, Philosophy postgraduates traditionally enter a wide range of employment areas, from the Civil Service to finance.

Employers that graduates have gone on to work for include: Afrikids (child rights organisation);
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust; Muslim Scout Fellowship;
Rights and Humanity;
University of Birmingham;
and University of Edinburgh.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
28 Feb 2022 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
28 Feb 2022 23:59:59
Europe/Budapest time
Notes
Please see the university profile or contact us for the deadlines that apply to you

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States