Subject: Law
Credit units: 5
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 5 Lecture hours
College: Law
Department: Law (Dean's Office)


An introduction to tort law, the law that determines whether a person will be awarded compensation in a civil claim for harm or wrong done by another person. The course will review a range of torts, including intentional torts and detailed consideration of the tort of negligence. The history and theory of tort law, critical perspectives, and relevant policy issues will be discussed as appropriate.

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