Taught course

Healthcare Law

The University of Manchester · School of Law

Entry requirements

Postgraduate Certificate applicants must hold a minimum Lower Second Class Honours degree. In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted.

Months of entry


Course content

This course gives you the opportunity to gain a comprehensive knowledge and firm understanding of medico-legal theories without completing a full master's course. You will follow some components of the taught component of the MA and LLM, but will not be required to write a dissertation. Students who successfully complete the PGCert may be eligible to transfer to the Diploma or MA/LLM if they meet the transfer requirements and pay the additional fee.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)161 306 1270