Introduction to Law and Ethics module (LW52121)
This module is designed to assist students in understanding the distinctions between different areas of law, such as criminal law and civil law; public and private law; national law and international law. It includes discussion of key terminology and concepts and explains the structure of the UK courts. It also introduces key ethical concepts and offers practice in ethical reasoning.
Component 1: Law and Legal Systems
Component 2: Legal Sources
Component 3: Legal Research
Component 4: Deontology and Utilitarianism
Component 5: Principlism and Virtue Ethics
Component 6: Caring and Particularist Ethics