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1. Introduction : what is criminal law and what is a crime? 2. General elements of liability 3. Non-fatal offences against the person 4. Sexual offences 5. Homicide : including murder and manslaughter 6. Theft and related offences 7. Criminal damage 8. Fraud and blackmail 9. Inchoate offences 10. Defences 1 11. Defences 2.