00701 - Forensic Medicine

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being

Academic Year 2022/2023

Learning outcomes

At the end of the module, the student possesses knowledge, to the extent of his / her competence, relating to the field of forensic medicine; Social medicine, criminology, forensic psychopathology, forensic toxicology, deontology, medical ethics and clinical bioethics are specific areas of expertise of the sector.

Course contents

Forensic medicine of nursing interest.

Nurses and gender-based violence

Professional confidentiality, the responsibility of the health care practitioner.


The relationship with the Judicial Authority.


Any updated text on legal medicine for nursing

Teaching methods

lessons and analysis of sentences.

Assessment methods

Written test with multiple choice questions.

the test will include 32 questions:

the answer to 30 questions corresponds to the 30.

The answer to 32 questions to 30 cum laude

Each question is worth one point.

There are no penalties for wrong answers.

Teaching tools


Office hours

See the website of Susi Pelotti