Child law 410

Module code KID 410
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Law
Module content

*For LLB
(a) The status of children in South African law
(b) The constitutional protection of children
(c) General principles of the Children’s Act 38 of 2005
(d) Parental responsibilities and rights
(e) Children courts
(f) Adoption and alternative care
(g) International instruments pertaining to children’s rights
(h) Inter-country adoption and international abduction
(i) Children and the criminal justice system

Module credits 10.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Academic organisation Private Law
Period of presentation Semester 1

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