Medical Negligence

Module code: LLMP 5286

Module description

This module will examine the substantive law principles underpinning actions for clinical negligence and the overall context in which the compensation operates, and will critically appraise the operation of these principles and the fault based framework as a whole in this jurisdiction.

Contact hours per student per year

  • Tutorials: 2 hours (optional)


  • Essay: 100%

Additional costs: Students may choose purchase one or more textbooks relevant to the module. Students may choose to attend the optional Study days and incur travel/accommodation costs.