Module code: LLBP 1015
This module will enable you to understand the general principles of the criminal law and the requirements of some major criminal offences. It will develop your problem-solving skills in the field and your ability to utilise primary and secondary sources of law. Indicative content includes the general part (basis of criminal responsibility; modes of participation; inchoate crimes; general defences) as well as some specific offences (homicide; non-fatal offences against the person; theft; robbery; burglary).
Contact hours per student per year
- Lectures: 40 hours
- Tutorials: 20 hours
- Continuing Assessment Portfolio (80%)
- Professional development portfolio (2000 words): 20%
Additional costs: No extra costs other than purchase of books