Introduction to health law principles
Unit Code: MPH5307
Duration: 6 weeks
Contact Hours: 20-24 hours of study per week
Credit Points: 6
‘Introduction to health law principles’ is an opportunity for students to better understand the legal principles specifically related to health care. You will build your understanding of common law principles and statutes, with a focus on key areas for medical and health law, which include: negligence, consent, health information privacy, clinical research, abortion, euthanasia, mental health, infectious diseases, health complaints, ethics and human rights, and health systems law.