Considers the public international law aspects of the law of the sea and the Antarctic continent. The unit examines the Antarctic Treaty, Madrid Protocol, Convention for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources, Australia's maritime zones of jurisdiction and international marine and inland capture fisheries law including the UN Law of the Sea Convention, UN Fish Stocks Agreement, the FAO Compliance Agreement, the FAO Port State Measures Agreement, and relevant soft law instruments.
|Unit name||Law of the Oceans and the Antarctic|
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Law
School of Law
|Discipline||School of Law|
Dr Gail Lugten
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
Units are offered as On-campus where the majority of teaching will occur at the campus identified. Units offered Off-campus generally have no requirement for attendance at a physical university campus unless the unit has practical or fieldwork components*: the campus indicated for an Off-Campus unit is the one at which teaching is administered from.
*Please read the Unit Introduction in the Course and Unit Handbook for attendance requirements for units offered in Off-campus mode.
* 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 2017 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2017 will be available from the 1st October 2016.
|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|3||2017: $1,324.00||2017: $1,561.00||090999|
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.
|LAW204 OR LAW255 AND LAW251 AND LAW250 AND LAW252 AND LAW254 AND LAW256 AND LAW253 OR LAW221 AND LAW226 AND LAW222 AND LAW205 AND LAW224 AND LAW223 AND LAW225 OR LAW221 AND LAW222 AND LAW223 AND LAW253 AND LAW224 AND LAW351 AND LAW352|
3-hr/2-hr block lecture seminars, alternating each week
Assessment Task 1:
A five-question short-answer test on the content covered in Week One (first 5 lectures). 30%
Assessment Task 2:
A 2,000 word E-Portfolio 70%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.
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