Entry requirements

Applicants should hold either a relevant degree (usually of grade 2:2 or above) or have a period of professional experience in a relevant field. If you would like further information on entry requirements or have a query regarding your eligibility please don’t hesitate to contact us. Please note: the MA Medical Law and Ethics is not currently available to international students.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This degree provides an opportunity to examine the structure and operation of the legal system in England and Wales, to look critically at the real life impact of law on practice within the medical care system and to do this in the context of an understanding of the ethical problems that arise in health care.

Teaching and Employability:

  • teaching takes place in 3 or 4 day blocks rather than weekly attendance
  • the course is run by research active staff with significant experience of study and teaching in this area

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration

MA

part time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Hugh Upton
Email
h.r.upton@swansea.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1792 295611