MLJ745 - Health Law and Policy


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 3: Online
Credit point(s): 1
Previously coded as: MLM715
EFTSL value: 0.125

For students enrolled in M729: Must have passed MLP702, MLP703, MLP704 and MLP709 

All other students: Nil

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MLM715
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - online

Online independent and asynchronous collaborative learning up to a maximum of 1.5 hours each week which includes weekly recorded lectures and 1 x 1.5 hour online seminar (recordings provided) each week for 9 weeks, and 1 x 2 hour online seminar (recordings provided) each week for 2 weeks. 


This unit aims to give an advanced and integrated understanding of Australian health law. Over the course of a trimester, students will gain a wealth of knowledge and critical perspectives on current and emerging legal issues relating to health care and policy ramifications.

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