Taught course

Health Care Ethics and Law

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Law
Qualifications
Master of Laws

Entry requirements

The LL.M applicants must hold a minimum Upper Second class honours degree, or the overseas equivalent, in law or in a relevant subject. Those applicants who do not satisfy the entry requirements for direct entry onto our LL.M programme may wish to be considered for entry onto the Postgraduate Diploma programme with a view to transferring to the LL.M programme mid-Session (subject to conditions).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The LL.M in Health Care Ethics & Law programme aims to provide the highest quality of training in health care ethics and health care law in a flexible and interdisciplinary way. There is an emphasis on the application of bioethical and legal theory to real world scenarios, thus catering to the practical needs of health care and legal professionals and those in related fields. Students gain an expert knowledge and understanding of bioethical and medico-legal theories, and the skills needed to apply them to real world scenarios in a diverse range of contexts.

Students whose first language is not English are required to hold IELTS 7.0 with a minimum writing score of 7, or an equivalent score in the IBT- TOEFL, PEARSON, or Cambridge CAE.

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English are required to hold IELTS 7.0 with a minimum writing score of 7, or an equivalent score in the IBT- TOEFL, PEARSON, or Cambridge CAE.

Qualification and course duration

Master of Laws

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Law
Email
pg-law@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)161 306 1270