Understand specific offences

The following topic forms part of the Unit Aspects of Criminal Law Relating to Business.

The aim of this unit is to introduce learners to the operation of the criminal law as it applies to businesses. Learners will apply the law to business situations.

Understand specific offences:

The elements of offences against property: actus reus and mens rea of theft; actus reus and mens rea of obtaining property by deception; deception offences under the Fraud Act 2006; actus reus and mens rea of obtaining services by deception; actus reus and mens rea of making off without payment; examples of each in a business context.

 

 

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Units and Topics

The following units are part of the Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business course

Aspects of Contract and Business Law

Aspects of Civil Liability for Business

Aspects of the Legal System and Law-making Process

Aspects of Criminal Law Relating to Business