End of Life Healthcare Ethics

University College Cork


Course Name End of Life Healthcare Ethics
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCELH
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE: Late August 2021
CLOSING DATE: 11 June 2021
Application Date

Expand+UCC is using a new application system for postgraduate courses from November 2020.

You will no longer need to use the Postgraduate Application Centre (PAC) application system (except in the case of the Postgraduate Masters in Education) to apply f...

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Duration 2 years part-time
Course Fee EU FEES 2021
€4,130 (Year 1); €4,130 (Year 2)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements
(a) Candidates for the MSc (End-of-Life Healthcare Ethics) must satisfy the following:

• normally hold a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) in a relevant subject (e.g. nursing, medicine, p...

Comment Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Content

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The MSc in End-of-Life Healthcare Ethics is a unique ground-breaking multidisciplinary course that will enable you to identify, research and critically evaluate the ethical, professional, legal and philosophical underpinnings of end-o...

Subjects Taught

Expand+You will complete modules to the value of 90 credits in total - 45 credits in Part 1 and 45 credits in Part 2.

PART 1 (Year 1)

Introduction to End-of-Life Decision-making (5 credits)
The Ethics of Cure and Care (10 credits)
End-of-Life Decisi...

Careers or Further Progression

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On completion of the course, you will be able to:

-apply greater insights into the ethical, professional, legal and philosophical underpinnings of end-of-life decision-making in Ireland and abroad
-bring comprehens...

Further Enquiries Dr. Joan McCarthy
+353 (0)21 490 1452

Sheila Hedderman
+353(0)21 490 1560
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