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Changes in medical technology frequently cause changes in ethical attitudes and in the content of the law. The purpose of this course is to explore the interaction between law, ethics and medicine with an emphasis on the ethical aspects.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||25 credits (12.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: One closed book examination of 3 hours duration (75%) and an assessed essay of 3,000 words (25%), based on a set title on a topical issue of medical ethics not covered by seminars and an additional 1,000 word essay for MA Legal Studies students. Resit: Normally, no resit is available.
Class essay of around 1,500 words.