Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
This unit provides an introductory overview of the interplay between the various legal systems which impact on our contemporary Australian legal regime. Specifically, the unit will consider the Aboriginal legal system (before and after white settlement), the reception and application of the Common Law legal system, and the modern impact of the public international legal system.
|Unit name||Legal Systems|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Law|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Cradle Coast||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2015: $769.00||2015: $1,486.00||091103|
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2 x 50 minute lectures plus nine 50 minute tutorials during the semester.
1 x essay outline, 1 x 1,000 word research essay plus 1 x final examination plus tutorial participation.
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