Taught course

Health and Medical Law

Institution
University of Melbourne · University of Melbourne
Qualifications
Masters

Entry requirements

Please visit law.unimelb.edu.au for further information.

Months of entry

February, July

Course content

Melbourne Law School’s Master of Health and Medical Law is open to lawyers in medico-legal or more general practice and to doctors and other health professionals and administrators (no prior legal qualification is required). Subjects include International Health Law (taught by Professor Lawrence Gostin, internationally acclaimed scholar, Georgetown University); Health Law and Emerging Technologies; Health Law: Patient Protection (taught by Professor Ron Paterson, a Parliamentary Ombudsman in New Zealand); Regulation of Health Practitioners; Medical Ethics (taught by Oxford bioethicist Professor Julian Savulescu) and two subjects taught by Melbourne Senior Counsel and forensic expert in medical law, Professor Ian Freckelton SC, Health Law and Human Rights and Mental Health Law.

Please visit law.unimelb.edu.au for further information.

Information for international students

Please visit law.unimelb.edu.au for further information.

Fees and funding

UK students
-
International students
-

Please visit law.unimelb.edu.au for further information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Masters
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Melbourne Law School
Email
law-admissions@unimelb.edu.au
Phone
+61 3 9035 5511