Taught course

Medicolegal Practice

Institution
University of Chester · Institute of Medicine
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

A suitable undergraduate degree (this can be in a range of subjects depending upon the individual’s professional background and may include a standard medical, LLB, nursing or social work degree) normally at a minimum of a 2:1. Professional qualifications and/or experience in medicolegal practice. Evidence of personal and professional development.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Health professionals from medicine, dentistry, nursing, allied health including occupational therapy and physiotherapy, social workers and health and social care managers are often asked for expert opinion by the Court and this programme has been specially designed by medicolegal experts in the Institute of Medicine and our Law School to enable senior health professionals to develop their knowledge and skills as a medicolegal expert.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24-48 months

PGCert

part time
12-24 months

PGDip

part time
24-48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgrad@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511 000
Fax
+44 (0)1244 513 111