Courses & Units

Competition Moot Unit LAW649

Hobart

Introduction

This unit is directed towards the preparation of university teams to participate in inter-varsity mooting competitions including the Sir Harry Gibbs Constitutional Law Moot, the Castan Centre Human Rights Moot, the Baker & McKenzie Women’s moot, the Kirby Contract moot, the Animal Law moot and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal moot.  Participation is limited to the number of relevant team members and is by application and competitive selection process only. The unit may require inter-state travel.

Summary

Unit name Competition Moot Unit
Unit code LAW649
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
Discipline Law
Coordinator

Dr Peter Lawrence

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
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International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Learning Outcomes

1. Make oral arguments to a legal problem in simulated appellate court proceedings before legal practitioners and Federal and inter-state members of the judiciary.

2.Complete legal research in a timely manner and to the highest professional standards.

3. Produce complex and persuasive written submissions.

4. Collaborate effectively as part of a small team.

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2020: $1,394.00 2020: $1,729.00 090900

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.

Requisites

Prerequisites

LAW255, LAW252, LAW251, LAW256, LAW253 and LAW254

Teaching

Assessment

Research and preparation of written submission (30%), Delivery of oral submissions (40%), Teamwork (30%)

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Textbooks

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