Part time Master's Degree in Applied Ethics

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Applied Ethics

The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

A Master in Applied Ethics gives students the opportunity to explore the basic ethical issues raised in the areas of law and public policy. The degree teaches students how to approach ethical questions in their everyday lives.

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Máster Universitario En ética Y Democracia

Jaume I University (Universitat Jaume I)
Campus Part time 1 year October 2017 Spain Castellón

El máster en Ética y Democracia introduce al estudiante en la formación y capacitación interdisciplinaria en los ámbitos de la ética y la filosofía política [+]

Best Part time Masters in Applied Ethics 2017. El máster en Ética y Democracia introduce al estudiante en la formación y capacitación interdisciplinaria en los ámbitos de la ética y la filosofía política. Especialmente, ofrece conocimientos avanzados en ética empresarial y en teoría de la democracia. Este máster proviene del programa de doctorado interuniversitario Ética y Democracia, que tiene reconocida la Mención de Calidad del Ministerio de Educación y Ciencia desde el año 2004. La investigación pionera en el ámbito de las éticas aplicadas y de la filosofía política ha permitido que sea reconocido desde el año 2003 como Grupo de I+D+i de Excelencia de la Generalitat Valenciana, donde cuenta hasta el año 2014 con un programa de grupos de investigación de excelencia Prometeo. El máster permitirá optar al acceso al programa interuniversitario de doctorado Ética y Democracia, que posee en la actualidad el reconocimiento de Doctorado Hacia la Excelencia (BOE 6 de noviembre de 2011). Tipo de enseñanza Enseñanza presencial y semipresencial. Duración y calendario Duración: un curso académico (octubre 2014 / septiembre 2015). Docencia presencial (octubre 2014 / junio 2015). Créditos e importe 60 créditos ECTS (European Credit Transfer System). Según tasas oficiales pendientes de publicar. Precio en el curso 2013/14: 46,20 €/crédito. Requisitos de acceso obligatorios Personas con una titulación o graduación universitaria interesados/as en formarse como expertos/as en los diferentes ámbitos de las éticas aplicadas. El master está orientado a alumnos/as titulados/as en áreas afines como: Filosofía, Humanidades, Economía, Empresariales, Medicina, Enfermería, Ciencias Políticas, Comunicación, Ciencias de la Educación. Aunque el carácter eminentemente interdisciplinar de las éticas aplicadas hace que este abierto a alumnos/as titulados/as en otras áreas. [-]

Masters In Bioethics

Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)
Online Part time 2 years Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The MA in Bioethics is an academic program aimed at training professionals specializing in the study and research in bioethics [+]

The MA in Bioethics is an academic program aimed at training professionals specializing in the study and research in bioethics. The program follows a multidisciplinary study methodology from a scientific, anthropological, ethical and legal approach. Objective: Form specialized professionals in the bioethical field theoretical and practical level. Specific objectives: - Train professionals in the bioethics field from a sound scientific, anthropological, ethical and legal training. - Provide training of high theoretical and practical level in the bioethical field. - To promote the training of specialists in the area bioethics experience managing multidisciplinary study group. Duration, credit structure and degree The estimated completion of the Masters in Bioethics has an estimated duration of 2 years duration and a course load equivalent to 90 900 hours of dedication to the Virtual Campus credits. The program is divided into three modules Theoretical and Practical module and a fourth investigation: - Theoretical and Practical modules. They are independent of each other thematic units. Each module is composed of a group of subjects and two workshops of analysis. The modules are: Basic Bioethics, Bioethics and scientific experimentation, and Bioethics and care for life and human health. - Module investigation. It is a fully practical unit which consists of the development of the Final Master Project (PFM). Access to this module is achieved once the module has been approved Basic Bioethics. Scholarships The Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER) periodically allocates an economic game with extraordinary FUNIBER Scholarship in Education. To apply, simply submit your request to grant the required data portal home page, and the Evaluation Committee will consider the suitability of a candidate for the award of financial assistance in the form FUNIBER Training Scholarship. [-]

MSL in Corporate Compliance

Fordham University School of Law
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 USA New York

Corporate compliance is a growing area that is global in scope. Fordham Law is at the vanguard of this evolving and expanding field—and the new MSL in Corporate Compliance will put you there, too. [+]

Best Part time Masters in Applied Ethics 2017. A flexible master’s degree to accelerate your career. Corporate compliance is a growing area that is global in scope. Fordham Law is at the vanguard of this evolving and expanding field—and the new MSL in Corporate Compliance will put you there, too. Whether you’re already working in compliance or want to forge an exciting new career path, the program will help you develop a sophisticated understanding of corporate compliance—in New York City, a world capital of business and finance. You’ll gain the skills needed to effectively design, implement, monitor, and evaluate corporate compliance programs. You’ll learn about core topics such as international financial crime, legislation and regulation, and risk assessment. As a capstone to your degree, you’ll have the option to write a 10,000-word thesis or to complete a team project designing an end-to-end compliance program. You’ll also have opportunities to network with leading corporate compliance professionals through events and programs available through Fordham Law and its Corporate Law Center, as well as Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business. WHO TEACHES THE CLASSES? Courses are taught by a mix of Fordham Law's full-time faculty, practitioners, and industry professionals. WHO MAY APPLY? Anyone who has earned an undergraduate degree from an accredited university may apply. Individuals who have earned a JD, LLB, or similar law degree are not eligible for MSL admission. Instead, they should apply for admission to the LLM in Corporate Compliance. IS THE PROGRAM FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME? Both options are available. The full-time program can be completed in one year (two semesters). Students enrolled in the part-time program may complete the program in as few three semesters or extend their studies to fit their busy schedules. HOW LONG DOES THE PROGRAM TAKE TO COMPLETE? The full-time program can be completed in one year (two semesters). Students enrolled in the part-time program may take up to three years to complete the degree. IS THE PROGRAM AVAILABLE ONLINE? No, at this time, we do not offer an online option. IS FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE? Yes. A limited number of partial, merit-based scholarships are available. Review the deadlines for scholarship consideration. COULD MY CREDITS COUNT TOWARD A JD DEGREE? American Bar Association rules prohibit the Law School from counting credits earned in the MSL program toward the JD degree. [-]

Master (MSc) Bioethics

School Of Professional Studies - Columbia University
Campus Part time 3 - 6 semesters September 2017 USA New York

The Master of Science in Bioethics, part of Columbia University’s Programs in Bioethics, which also include an Online Certification of Professional Achievement and Online Noncredit Courses, grounds students in historical, philosophical, legal, and social-scientific approaches and models to address bioethical challenges. [+]

Issues concerning the ethical, legal, and social implications of advances in biotechnology and biomedicine are increasingly arising both in the United States and abroad. From stem cell research to healthcare reform, these topics involve critical dilemmas at the intersections of law, society, culture, public policy, philosophy, religion, economics, and history. Scientists, healthcare providers, and policy-makers confront how to approach these complex questions, yet scientific and technological advances have far outpaced our ability to understand or make key decisions about these issues. The Master of Science in Bioethics, part of Columbia University’s Programs in Bioethics, which also include an Online Certification of Professional Achievement and Online Noncredit Courses, grounds students in historical, philosophical, legal, and social-scientific approaches and models to address bioethical challenges. The program prepares students to work in various capacities within this new and ever-growing field, and includes a concentration in global bioethics – the first of its kind in the United States. Students can study with faculty from across the University and draw on the extraordinary resources of the College of Physicians and Surgeons, the Mailman School of Public Health, the schools of Law, Journalism, Nursing and International and Public Affairs, and the Arts and Sciences. Curriculum 36 points for degree completion On-campus instruction; some courses available online Part-time* or Full-time program Fall intake only 3-6 terms to complete** Master’s Thesis * Enrollment in the part-time option of this program does not meet the full-time requirements for an F1 student visa. ** Three years maximum. The 36-point program is composed of six core courses, five electives chosen from the University course offerings, and a master’s thesis. Students are assigned to a primary faculty advisor, with whom they work closely to design an individualized program that best meets their needs. Students may then focus, if they choose, on one of a variety of areas, including clinical ethics, research ethics, neuroethics, reproductive ethics, environmental ethics, or other realms. It is recommended that students take the core courses in a specific order - the Philosophy of Bioethics and the History of Bioethics should be taken before the other cores (or concurrently with Clinical Bioethics). Global Bioethics should be taken after the Philosophy of Bioethics, the History of Bioethics and Clinical Bioethics. Additional course work includes five electives chosen from the University course offerings (one in law or policy, one in ethics, and one in social science methods). Students are also strongly encouraged to take one in genetics and, depending on their interest, one in environmental science. These electives may be taken at any time. Students are required to complete a thesis, working closely with one of the program's core and/or affiliated faculty members, due in the student's final semester. Thesis assignments are based, as much as possible, on the student's main areas of interest within bioethics and are intended to be a serious independent work of scholarship. Topics are chosen in close consultation with the student’s core faculty advisor, or with members of the Advisory Board and faculty affiliates. The M.S. in Bioethics is offered on both a full and part-time basis, but either option demands a serious commitment of time and energy. Students are expected to devote significant time to completing reading and class assignments, and papers outside of class. Students may hold a full-time job simultaneously, but should bear in mind the significant demands of the program. Depending on the individual course of study, students may complete the program in one academic year or in a maximum of three years, if the program is done on a part-time basis. Of the six core courses, three are offered each fall and three are offered each spring. The core courses are not offered during the summer, but students may take electives during that time. During the academic year, core courses meet once a week on weekdays from 4:10 to 6 p.m. or evenings from 6:10 to 8 p.m. Elective courses vary depending on the semester. Students should expect to spend an average of eight hours per week on readings, or attendance at outside meetings (e.g. hospital ethics committee meetings) for each core class. The number of hours that the master’s thesis will require varies widely, depending on the student, and the specific project. Some projects may entail collection of data, while others may rely on scholarly sources, and the time estimates of each of these may vary depending in part on the difficulty of locating appropriate sources. In order to receive the master's degree in Bioethics, students must complete all requirements for the degree with an overall grade point average of 3.0 (B) or better. [-]

Indian Law, Online Master Degree (MJIL)

College of Law - The University of Tulsa
Online Part time 1 - 2 years January 2017 USA Tulsa

The Master of Jurisprudence in Indian Law (the “MJIL”)at the University of Tulsa, College of Law is a cutting edge degree program that moves your career forward and helps you work effectively in Indian Country. The courses in the MJIL program are developed and taught by TU professors as well as other recognized experts. [+]

Best Part time Masters in Applied Ethics 2017. The Master of Jurisprudence in Indian Law (the “MJIL”) at the University of Tulsa, College of Law is a cutting edge degree program that moves your career forward and helps you work effectively in Indian Country. The courses in the MJIL program are developed and taught by TU professors as well as other recognized experts. MJIL candidates will successfully complete seven required courses, elective courses of their choice, and a capstone master project totaling 30 credit hours. The seven required courses are: (16-19 credit hours) Introduction to the Federal Legal and Administrative System Principles of Federal Indian Law Tribal Government Introduction to Legal Writing Research Methods in Indian Law Intro to Capstone Master Project Capstone Master Project (3-6 credit hours) Twelve to fifteen elective credit hours to be taken from 18 different elective courses. The MJIL is a part of the Native American Law Center, and the Worcester Sovereignty Project – these are path-marking entities at the TU College of Law, seeking to promote awareness of Indian Sovereignty, while helping to defend issues important to Indians and Indian tribes across the nation. Many of the courses offered in the MJIL are the same as those found in the upper division Indian Law classes at the TU College of Law. The education you can obtain TU Law has launched many successful careers relating to Indian government, law and policy. [-]