LAW309 Health Law

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LAW309 Health Law


This course examines contemporary issues that arise in the modern health care context, and builds on core courses such as torts, criminal law and contract law to explore the legal aspects of the provision of health services and developments in technology. Topics covered may include the interface between the criminal and health law; medical negligence; issues at the beginning and end of life; consent,confidentiality and privacy; and other contemporary issues such as public health, medical research and genetic technologies. The course will also consider the intersection of law with ethics and morality.

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LAW103 and LAW202 and LAW204 and enrolled in any Law Program
Semester of offer: *
  • Sippy Downs: Semester 2
Student contribution band:
Band 3
Tuition fee:
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Census date:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

LAW309 Course Outline Semester 2, 2017 (PDF 206KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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