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Qualification AwardedCONTEMPORARY MEDICAL ACTS: LEGAL REGULATION AND BIOETHICAL DIMENSION
Programme of StudyIPPS "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension"
Collaborating SchoolsMedicine
Dentistry
Law
Theology
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Academic Year2016 - 2017
StatusActive
Websitehttps://www.med.auth.gr/content/gram-bioethics
Contact emailbioethics@med.auth.gr
ECTS / WorkloadOne ECTS unit corresponds to hours of workload.
CONTEMPORARY MEDICAL ACTS: LEGAL REGULATION AND BIOETHICAL DIMENSION
Postgraduate
The Program of Postgraduate Studies "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension" accepts graduates of the Departments of Medicine, Dentistry, Law and Theology.
The admission of students is based on rating their documented qualifications and their interview.
According to Law 1567/20-10-2004, alteration Law 1807/10-9-2007, for the acquisition of the MSc (Master of Science) "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension", postgraduate students have to complete a set of courses extending over 4 semesters, which corresponds to 120 ECTS (Law 67145/B7, Law 1889/2007/Β7). Τhey have to attend and successfully be examined to nine courses; six compulsory and three elective (90 ECTS). In the 4th semester (30 ECTS) they design and complete their Postgraduate Thesis, which they defend publicly and, subsequently, being examined. The program aims to the specialization of a spectrum of scientists in "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension".
Graduates of the MSc "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension" will be able to work in positions of public and private sectors, which require specialized knowledge in the subject of "Contemporary Medical Acts: Legal Regulation and Bioethical Dimension".
The qualification is a terminal award and allows access to doctoral studies.
Grading scheme, grade distribution guidance (in original language): A scale of 1 to 10 applies to the marks of each subject in the Hellenic Higher Education. The grading scheme for the qualification of the Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Study Program follows the following distribution: (Ministerial Decision no Φ.1231/Β1/425 art.60, Hellenic Government Gazette no 1099/2000/B):
Άριστα (Arista) Excellent: 8.50-10.00
Λίαν Καλώς (Lian Kalos) Very Good: 6.50- 8.49
Καλώς (Kalos) Good: 6.00-6.49
Minimum passing grade: 6 (AUTH Rule of Procedure Α.Π.Θ., no 127/2-2-11).
4 Semesters, 120 ECTS. Approval of Postgraduate Courses (General Assembly of Special Composition 12/30-04-2015).
The students need to collect 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) from the Compulsory Courses, and 30 ECTS from the Preparation of the MSc Thesis (for a total of 90 ECTS). Each unit ECTS represents, on average, 25 hours of theoretical or practical training or guided learning training, in accordance with similar Postgraduate Courses of European Universities.
Full-time or part-time studies.
Kyriakos Anastasiadis