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Master of Laws (LLM) in Medical Law and Ethics

Customise your own course with this fully flexible programme!

Course start date: 28th September 2020 (Application deadline: 1st September 2020). Delivered by tutored distance learning

De Montfort University

Is this course right for you?

The course is designed to cater for lawyers and nonlawyers.

Therefore it is suitable for actual/intending lawyers in the fields of:

  • clinical negligence litigation
  • mental health
  • bioethics
  • human rights
  • resource allocation and treatment decisions relating to patients lacking decision-making capacity

The course will also be suitable for all healthcare professionals with direct responsibility for patient care, particularly those caring for psychiatric patients, as well as clinicians engaged in medical research. NHS Trust staff concerned with clinical governance, risk management or with resourcing decisions will also find the course of direct value.