Bioethics

Table of units of study: Bioethics

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Core units

BETH5101
Introduction to Ethical Reasoning

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1

Part 1

BETH5000
Critical Concepts in Bioethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
BETH5103
Biomedicine and Society

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only. Students will be contacted if this occurs.
Semester 2
BETH5102
Philosophy of Medicine

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only. Students will be contacted if this occurs.
Semester 1
Master's students must complete one of the following units of study:
BETH5104
Bioethics, Law and Society

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

A three-year undergraduate degree in science, medicine, nursing, allied health sciences, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, law, history, or other relevant field, or by special permission
Semester 1
BETH5207
Arts in Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2

Part 2

BETH5201
Ethics and Biotechnology

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

If an insufficient number of students opt to attend seminars on campus, the co-ordinator may choose to teach this Unit of Study in online mode only.
Semester 1
BETH5202
Human and Animal Research Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N BETH5208
Semester 2
BETH5203
Ethics and Public Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N BETH5206


Prerequisites: A three-year undergraduate degree in science; medicine; nursing; allied health sciences; philosophy/ethics; sociology/anthropology; history; or other relevant field; or by special permission.
Semester 2
BETH5204
Clinical Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
BETH5205
Ethics and Mental Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
BETH5206
Introduction to Public Health Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

2    N BETH5203


Students enrolled in the Graduate Diploma or Master of Public Health may choose to take BETH5203 (6CP) instead of BETH5206 (2CP).
Semester 2a
BETH5207
Arts in Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
BETH5208
Introduction to Human Research Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

2    N BETH5202
Semester 2a
BETH5209
Medicines Policy, Economics and Ethics

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6   

Assumed knowledge: A degree in science, medicine, pharmacy, nursing, allied health, philosophy/ethics, sociology/anthropology, history, law, communications, public policy, business, economics, commerce, organisation studies, or other relevant field, or by special permission.
Semester 1
MMHU6902
Independent Study

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
Semester 2
MMHU6910
Ethics, Narrative Competence and Health

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
MMHU6913
Health in World History

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 1
PUBH5422
Health and Risk Communication

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6      Semester 2
PUBH5500
Advanced Qualitative Health Research

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    N QUAL5005
Semester 1
QUAL5005
Introducing Qualitative Health Research

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

4    N PUBH5500


This Unit is primarily aimed at Master of Public Health (MPH) students. Other students are encouraged to consider PUBH5500 instead of this Unit. MPH students who complete PUBH5500 can apply for a waiver for QUAL5005
Semester 1

Part 3

BETH5301
Research Project A

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P Credit average (or higher) in 24 credit points of BETH units of study.
C BETH5302
Semester 1
Semester 2
BETH5302
Research Project B

This unit of study is not Data Audit Committee Approved

6    P Credit average (or higher) in 24 credit points of BETH units of study.
C BETH5301
Semester 1
Semester 2