Skip to main content
Courses / Modules / LAWS3104 Admiralty Law (visit)

Admiralty Law (visit)

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 6
Module lead
Robert Veal
Academic year

Module overview

Admiralty Law is an exciting course dealing with the laws applicable to shipping operations and the liabilities that may arise.

Liabilities arising from shipping accidents, covering loss of life, damage to property, pollution as well as special liability regimes for salvage assistant, specific privileges granting to shipowners, including their right to limit liability are examined in the first semester. The claimants’ right to arrest the ship, the way enforcement of maritime claims is undertaken, the relative priority of claims and the determination of jurisdiction on the merits are all discussed in the second semester.

Back to top