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 Monash Bioethics Centre 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 Oakley Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Coordinator, Monash Bioethics Centre Monash University VIC 3800 Australia Ph: +61 (0)3 9905 ... Read more
    • Details for both the off-campus and on-campus programs follow – please contact the Graduate Coordinator with any queries:  Planned unit offerings for 2018: Portfolio table 2018 (updated December 16, 2017)  Planned unit offerings for 2018: to be announced in early 2018. Please note that APG5733 Health Care Ethics is of 6 credit points only. Please note that only Elective Units are listed below; ... Read more