LAW418 Health Law - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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LAW418 Health Law

This course examines contemporary issues that arise in t he modern health care context and builds on core courses such as torts, criminal law and contract law to explore legal aspects related to health and wellbeing. Topics covered include the interface between the criminal and health law; medical negligence; is sues 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 a human rights perspective and the intersection of la w with ethics and morality.

Course detail

Prerequisite
LAW103 LAW202 and LAW204 and enrolled in any Law Program
Antirequisite
LAW309
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Units
12.00
EFTSL
0.125
Student contribution band
Band 3
Tuition fee
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Course outline

LAW418 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 248KB)

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