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University of Malta

Faculty of Theology

Master of Arts in Bioethics
(M.A. Bioethics(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2011)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MRT5700 Bioethics: Anthropological and Methodological Issues 10 ECTS
MRT5710 Suffering, Spirituality and Palliative Care 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MRT5120 Public Policy and Ethics at the Edges of Human Life 5 ECTS
MRT5721 Bioethics, Law and Policy 10 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MRT5150 Emerging European Values and Policies in Bioethics 5 ECTS
MRT5240 The Best Interests of the Child - Ethical and Legal Aspects 5 ECTS
MRT5280 Ethical Issues in Genetics 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MRT5210 Research Ethics 5 ECTS
MRT5220 Priority Setting, Justice and Resource Allocation 5 ECTS
MRT5270 Neuroethics, Mental Health and Psychiatric Ethics 5 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

MRT5800 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the bye-laws for the award of Master of Arts in Bioethics under the auspices of the Faculty of Theology.
 
Last Updated: 25 March 2017
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.
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Notices
Measuring Divinity - Inter Faculty Colloquium
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21st Annual Augustinian Lecture 2017
The 21st Annual Augustinian Lecture 2017 will be celebrated on the 5th and 6th December 2017 with two lectures delivered by Rev. Prof. Theodore Dieter.

Closing Date Dissertation Proposals
Deadline to present dissertation proposals for next Faculty Board is Wednesday 29th November 2017 at 1700hrs

Augustinian Institute Academic Year 2017-18

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Dissertation Logbook
The Dissertation Logbook can be found here.

 
 

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