School of Law

SOLM107 Law's Bodies: Donation, Reproduction and Dying (Sem 2)

Module Description

Law's Bodies draws on knowledge of the experience of embodiment to explain and assess different legal approaches to use of bodily parts and processes.  Through consideration of the law regulating donation, reproduction and dying, we will consider the difference that embodiment makes to consent rules, the distinction between bodily gifts and commodities, and how legal regulation of consent over the body contributes to affects such as happiness. 

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Medical Law

Mode of Assessment

5,000-7,500 word essay

Credits

30 Credits