LAWS6003 - Reproduction & the Law
- Consider legal issues relating to reproduction.
- Situate the legal issues within their broader social context, with reading materials interdisciplinary and comparative in nature. Student participation in class discussion will be expected.
Wrongful birth; prenatal injury; wrongful life; abortion; the rights of the foetus; reproductive technology (including legal regulation, eligibility for treatment, access to information, research using embryos, surrogacy); sterilisation and intellectual disability.
Semester 2 Intensive
22, 23 & 26, 27 August 2013
The timetable is subject to frequent changes. Please refer to the latest version of the Postgraduate Timetable.
- 1 x Class Presentation and Paper (20%)
- 1 x 8,000 Word Essay (80%)
You can credit this unit towards Legal Professional Development (LPD). Units of study that are part of Sydney Law School’s Postgraduate Program meet the necessary Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) of the Law Society of New South Wales and the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements of the New South Wales Bar Association. You may complete this unit of study by enrolling on a non-degree basis or on an audit basis only with no assessment via Single Unit Enrolment.