Nottingham Trent University - Nottingham Law School
This course addresses the growing interest in the interface of medicine, law, and ethics. With the increasing pressure on resource allocation within the National Health S
This course addresses the growing interest in the interface of medicine, law, and ethics. With the increasing pressure on resource allocation within the National Health Service and current debates on an individual’s capacity to consent or refuse medical treatment, there is growing need for qualified legal professionals with an understanding of health law.
About the LLM Health Law and Ethics
This course examines general principles such as consent to treatment and medical ethics, together with more specialist areas of Health Law including the law relating to:
reproduction and the law
mental health law
medicines and pharmacy law
employment and health.
You will gain an insight into the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 on healthcare and the law, as well as exploring the link between ill health and poverty and the implications of this....
Improve your career prospects by gaining a Masters in Medical Law and Ethics while remaining in full-time employment.
Improve your career prospects by gaining a Master in Medical Law and Ethics while remaining in full-time employment
This unique programme in Medical Law and Ethics will enable you to:
Analyse, interpret and apply the laws regulating the provision of healthcare and with particular regard to ethical perspectives.
Gain a competitive advantage in difficult market conditions - increase your skills at this crucial time.
Achieve a recognised UK university qualification while combining full-time employment with study.
Learn from key industry practitioners and academics and benefit directly from their insight and invaluable commentary.
Apply your learning and new skills to your work immediately and help further your career.
Tailor the programme to your needs by studying your own unique combination of modules from this and other De Montfort LLM programmes.
Study at a faster pace – follow the ‘accelerated route’ and complete the LLM in 15 months.