Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Year and Campus:||2010 - Parkville|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Duration & Credit Points:||100 credit points taken over 12 months full time. This course is available as full or part time.|
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Melbourne Law School's graduate program in health and medical law is open to lawyers in the medico-legal area and to doctors and other health professionals and administrators (no prior legal qualification is required).
Subjects include medical litigation (taught by leading plaintiffs' litigator Paul Henderson from Slater & Gordon in 2010); the law on the beginning and end of life, guardianship and emerging technologies such as genetic testing and stem cell technology; and medical ethics (taught by Oxford bioethicist Professor Julian Savulescu in 2010).
The graduate programs in health and medical law focus on:
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||
Students who do not have a law degree from a common law jurisdiction must complete Fundamentals of the Common Law, as well as seven subjects from the prescribed list.
|Entry Requirements:||Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this course.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this course.|
|Graduate Attributes:||Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this course.|
|Generic Skills:||Visit the Melbourne Law Masters website for more information about this course.|
|Links to further information:||http://www.masters.law.unimelb.edu.au/|
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