University of Malta

Master of Arts in Bioethics
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October 2019

6 semesters part-time (evening).

Mode of study
2 years taught and 1 year research

The Master of Arts in Bioethics is intended to foster the development of a culture respectful of bioethics by enabling a systematic and critical understanding of the theoretical foundations of this area, its methodology, and other themes such as: law and policy; edges of human life and the best interests of the child; research ethics; suffering and palliative care; justice and resource allocution; emerging european values; neuroethics and psychiatry; and genetics. The M.A. in Bioethics aims at empowering students for ethical decision and policy-making relevant to their professional practice.

Recommended for those who wish:
-    healthcare professionals and administrators;
-    philosophers, academics and educators;
-    psychologists, social workers, lawyers;
-    pastoral ministers and members of the clergy.

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Course Coordinator: 
Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Agius

Board of Studies:

Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Agius (chair)
Prof. Kevin Aquilina  
Dr Bridget Ellul
Rev Prof George Grima
Rev. Dr Ray Zammit

Closing Date Dissertation Proposals
Deadline to present dissertation proposals for next Faculty Board is Thursday 12th April 2018 at 1630hrs

Augustinian Institute Academic Year 2017-18

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Dissertation Logbook
The Dissertation Logbook can be found here.

Last Updated: 2 March 2018

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