Controversies in Healthcare Law and Ethics module (LW52105)

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30

Module code

LW52105

This module explores several issues that are particularly controversial within healthcare.

Component 1: The moral and legal status of the foetus and the wrongness of killing

Component 2: Abortion law and ethics

Component 3: Maternal-foetal conflict and genetic selection

Component 4: Withholding and withdrawing treatment (from adults, neonates and children)

Component 5: Assisted dying

Component 6: Advance directives

Exit from the Programme is possible after completion of two of the above modules, with a postgraduate Diploma in Healthcare Law and Ethics