Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
This unit is ONLY available to Senior Secondary students who are concurrently enrolled in TCE Legal Studies.
This unit is only available via the University Connections Program (UCP) (formerly known as the UTAS/University College Program).
The unit aims to extend and deepen students' learning within such subject in relation tot he topics of Federalism, International Law and Law Reform. Students will complete preparatory guided readings and related online activities on these areas in advance of attendance at workshops designed to enhance students' understanding and evaluation of the topics.
The workshops will comprise lectures/s and various follow-up activities (e.g. role-plays, simulated parliamentary debates etc) aimed at enabling students' practical application of fundamental principles and theories in relation to the subject matter. The final teaching event of the unit will be the Lawfest symposium, which students will report on and evaluate through a written reflective task.
|Unit name||Politics and Law|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
|Discipline||Law|Politics and International Relations|
Dr Matt Killingsworth (Politics and International Relations) and Associate Professor RIck Snell (Law Reform)
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Full Year Period||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||Full Year Period||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Full Year Period||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Full Year Period||26/2/2018||15/4/2018||25/6/2018||20/10/2018|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $1,587.00||2017: $3,806.00||090100|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
3 X 4 hour workshop (Federalism; International Relations; and Law Reform) ; and 1 x all day LawFest symposium (all topics)
Online multiple choice quiz (25%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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