Be able to apply the law on negligence for psychiatric harm.

The following topic forms part of the Unit Aspects of the Law of Tort.

Be able to apply the law on negligence for psychiatric harm:

Psychiatric harm: meaning and scope of psychiatric harm; historical development of the law;primary v secondary victims; rescuers; relationship with victim; what amounts to the aftermath;relevant case law.

 

 

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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Applied Law course

Unlawful Homicide and Police Powers

Aspects of Property Offences and Police Powers.

Contract Law

Consumer Law

Aspects of the Law of Tort.

Aspects of Employment Law.

Aspects of Family Law

Dispute solving in the Legal System (Mandatory)

Understanding Law Making (Mandatory)

Aspects of Legal Liability (Mandatory)