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  LLM Medical Law and Ethics


Durham University    School of Law

Full time & Part time September LLM 1 year full-time, 3 years part-time
Law (22)

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The LLM in Medical Law and Ethics at Durham University is a fascinating and interdisciplinary programme that explores the complex legal and ethical issues surrounding medical practice and science. This course offers students from various backgrounds the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and skills in the intellectually stimulating field of medical law and ethics. Led by the renowned Law School, you'll have the chance to select modules from other disciplines such as English, Philosophy, Anthropology, Economics, Sociology, and Geography. With a strong emphasis on research, you'll also complete a dissertation on a medical law topic of your choice. Join a diverse community of students and benefit from the expertise of leading medical lawyers and ethicists. To apply, you'll need a good 2:1 degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject, such as law, anthropology, medicine, sociology, or philosophy. International students must demonstrate proficiency in English, with a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 overall and a minimum of 7.0 in the writing component. Start your journey towards a rewarding career in the legal and ethical aspects of medical practice with this top-ranked programme at Durham University.

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The Durham LLM in Medical Law and Ethics explores some of the most intellectually challenging and sensitive areas of medical practice and science and, at the same time, develops your legal and ethical knowledge and skills in areas which continue to grow in significance. The course has been developed by specialists in the field who not only deliver the course, they are also involved in setting the legal

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Entry Requirements

A good 2:1 degree (or its equivalent) in a relevant subject (for example law (or in a degree in which law is a major component), anthropology, medicine and allied professions (nursing, pharmacy…), sociology and philosophy.

Students whose native language is not English must show evidence of general proficiency in the English language by normally achieving 7.0 or higher in IELTS with a minimum of 7.0 in the writing component and a minimum of 6.5 in all other components.


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