|Prerequisites for Module|
None in addition to SCQF 11 entry requirement or equivalent.
Aims of Module
1. To enable students to critically assess the common law rules relating to health and safety.
2. To facilitate a deep understanding of the development of health and safety law in the United Kingdom.
Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:
Indicative Module Content
Common law rules, duty of care, vicarious liability history and sources of statute law in the UK governing health and safety, Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, European Health and Safety Law, Framework Directive.
|Indicative Student Workload|
Mode of Delivery
Lectures and Seminars.
This module will be assessed through written coursework.