The Health Humanities program from University College London (UCL) offers individual research supervision from world-leading researchers and a commitment to individual attention for all students. Close to the British Library and the Wellcome Library, UCL Health Humanities Centre offers unique opportunities for graduate students.
The UCL Health Humanities Centre conducts world-leading interdisciplinary research on health and illness from the arts, humanities and social and historical disciplines. It benefits from UCL’s strengths in biomedicine.
We offer individual research supervision from world-leading researchers and a commitment to individual attention for all students. Close to the British Library and the Wellcome Library, UCL Health Humanities Centre offers unique opportunities for graduate students.
A PhD in Health Humanities provides the basis for academic careers in the health and medical humanities, as well as in a broad spectrum of more specialised disciplines, including bioethics, the philosophy of medicine, history of medicine, medical sociology or medical anthropology. It is also a suitable preparation for careers in science and medical journalism, bioethics, healthcare policy, NGOs, museum and heritage, among others.
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- Interdisciplinary health humanities
- History of medicine and the psychological disciplines
- Empirical bioethics
- Public health ethics
- Philosophy of medicine
- 36 months
- 60 months
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DisciplinesPublic Health Health Sciences View 183 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
- A minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor's degree or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
International21580 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21580 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
Part time NON EU/EEA: £10,860
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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