Summer Law School - DNA and the Law (LAW72017)

Intensive dates: 4-7 December 2019

Time: 2pm - 6pm

Location: Gold Coast campus

Unit Info:

Introduces students to DNA profiling, its scientific basis and historical development.  Students will learn how DNA profiling is performed and explore the philosophical background to the science.  Focusing on the Australian context, the unit will examine the use of DNA in court proceedings and study key cases where DNA has been utilised. The unit will also look at how developments may affect future civil and criminal court proceedings and evidence law generally.

Presenter: Paula Hallam

Summer School 2019-2020 A5 flyer. School of Law and Justice, SCU

Date and time

From: 02:00 PM Wednesday, December 4, 2019 To: 06:00 PM Saturday, December 7, 2019


Gold Coast campus