Taught course

Healthcare Ethics

The University of Manchester · School of Social Sciences

Entry requirements

We require a UK bachelor's degree with a Lower-Second classification or the overseas equivalent, in any discipline.

When assessing your academic record we consider your degree subject, grades you have achieved and the standing of the institution where you studied your qualification.

In exceptional circumstances candidates who do not have first degree, but who can demonstrate professional competence, may be admitted.

Months of entry


Course content

The PGCert in Healthcare Ethics course allows you to gain knowledge and understanding of ethical theories without the need to complete a full master's course.

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.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    9 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Social Sciences
+44 (0) 161 804 9198