Last modified: 24 Jul 2020 15:05
This course deals with the rules of evidence as they apply in the courtroom. The rules in both criminal and civil cases will be analysed. The legal requirements for leading real evidence, documentary evidence and witness testimony are considered. Topics include: relevancy, the corroboration rule, hearsay evidence, expert evidence, confession evidence and search evidence. The subject is highly topical and practically important to all lawyers
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
2x timed open book scenario (max 1200 words) (40% each)
MCQ Test (20%)
Resit for the open book scenario: online 48 hours exam
Resit for the test: mark carried forward
There are no assessments for this course.
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