|Course code module||MREC0600|
|Study load (hours)||84|
|Language of instruction:||Dutch|
|Semester exam information:||exam in the 1st semester|
|Contract restriction information:|
Bachelor in Law
2. Objectives (expected learning outcomes)
Acquisition of knowledge and insight in social and legal implications and consequences of undergoing/performing practices in health care.
Skills regarding oral and written reporting, analysing, reasoning and debating.
3. Course content
The course Medical Law contains research of the social and legal implications and cosequences of undergoing /performing practices in health care.
The legal organization of the practising of health care professions is part of this course.
The following topics are discussed :
-liability of physicians and hospitals
-organization of a hospital
-the beginning of life
-minors and mental impaired
-end of life
-medication and drugs
4. Teaching method
Direct contact: LecturesTutorials
5. Assessment method
Exam: Oral, with written preparationOpen bookOpen questions
6. Compulsory reading – study material
VANSWEEVELT,T., Rechtspraak-en wetgevingsbundel gezondheidsrecht, Antwerpen, Kluwer, 2007, 910p.
7. Recommended reading - study material
Prof. Thierry Vansweevelt is available for questions before, during or after the lectures.
e-mail : Thierry.firstname.lastname@example.org