Study Programs

    • What is Bioethics? Bioethics is the study of the ethical issues raised by the biological and medical sciences, and of questions of life and death as they arise in the context of healthcare. It seeks to address question such as: Do foetuses have a right to life? Is there a difference between killing and ‘letting die’? Is there anything ... Read more
    • The Centre for Human Bioethics offers three units in Bioethics at undergraduate level at both Clayton and Caulfield campuses: ATS1263 Bioethics: Current controversies (formerly coded CHB1010 and titled Ethics, biotechnology, and genetics) ATS1264 Bioethics: Biotechnology, justice and the law (formerly coded CHB1020 and titled Biotechnology, justice and the law ATS2637 The human body and the international marketplace (formerly CHB2100 / CHB3100 ... Read more
    • BY RESEARCH: Students wishing to complete a Masters by research or PhD in Bioethics should apply to enrol in the Philosophy Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Program. Inquiries regarding graduate research programs in bioethics should be directed to: A/Prof. Justin OakleyHigher Degree by Research (HDR) Coordinator, Centre for Human BioethicsMonash University VIC 3800 Australia Ph: +61 (0)3 9905 4277 ... Read more
    • Details for both the off-campus and on-campus programs follow – please contact the Postgraduate Coordinator with any queries: Planned unit offerings for 2016 (updated June 5th, 2015): Portfolio for CHB 2016   Planned unit offerings for 2017: Portfolio 2017 (updated May 30, 2016) Off-campus Program The following units are offered in off-campus (distance education) mode in 2016. Note that when a unit is ... Read more