Understand the law on involuntary manslaughter.

The following topic forms part of the Unit Unlawful Homicide and Police Powers.

Understand the law on involuntary manslaughter:

Unlawful and dangerous act: actus reus including causation; mens rea; relevant case law; criticism and reform.

Gross negligence: actus reus including causation; mens rea relevant case law.

Involuntary manslaughter: criticisms and proposals for reform.

 

 

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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)