Medical Humanities

The medical humanities is an interdisciplinary field bringing humanistic insights to bear on the domain of medical research and practice.

Annamaria Carusi works in this field.

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Taught Modules

Philosophy of Science is a second year module which asks questions such as: What distinguishes science from religion? How does science work? Is science objective?

Philosophy of Medicine s a third year and postgraduate module that focuses on the philosophical challenges of current medical science and practice.

Workplace Learning is a third year module involving a work placement of 35-70 hours with a local organisation (voluntary or commercial sector) and developing two essays reflecting on philosophically significant aspects of your experience.