Courses



INFO Continuing Education Programme Medical Law according to the curriculum 2013 (4 semesters, 75 ECTS-Credits)
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Compulsory Module 1b: Introduction to Medical Science and the Health Care Sector (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module know everyday routines of the health care system and understand the specific processes against the background of medical-law related questions.
Compulsory Module 2: European and Public Law Framework for the Health Care System (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module know about the international, European and public law framework determining medical law regulations and know the consequences for the legal framework as related to medical law.
Compulsory Module 3: Law for Health Professions (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module know the requirements for the different health care professions, the rights and duties of the professionals as well as the respective disciplinary law
Compulsory Module 4: Employment Law for Health Professions (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module know the rights and duties of employees and employers in the health care sector and know how to solve employment law-related conflicts. They are familiar with the most important problem situations of employment law in consideration of gender aspects in hospitals on the one hand, as well as surgeries, sanatoria etc. on the other hand.
Compulsory Module 5: Organisation Law in the Health Care Sector (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module know the public and private law framework for offering services in the health care sector and have a grasp of the advantages and disadvantages of the different organisational forms that can accommodate medical services.
Compulsory Module 9: Settlement of Disputes in the Health Care Sector (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module understand the procedural course of action of a law suit in the health care sector and the roles assumed by the different players. They also know the special forms of out-of-court settlement of disputes in the health care sector and understand their importance in the context of the legal protection system on the whole.
Compulsory Module 10: Law and Ethics in Medical Research (6 ECTS-Credits, 3 h) (no courses)
Prerequisites for registration: none
Learning Outcome: Students that have passed the module understand the basic principles of the intellectual property law as far as it relates to medical research or the development of pharmaceutical products or medical devices. They know the legal framework for the development of pharmaceutical products. They understand the ethic limits of medical action and research and understand its consequences for legal questions.
Master's Thesis (15 ECTS-Credits) (no courses)

Notes:
  • There may still be changes in the courses offered as well as room allocation and course dates.
  • The course descriptions found in the English version of the course catalogue are for informational purposes only. Authoritative information can be found in the "Vorlesungsverzeichnis" (German version of the course catalogue).