Courses & Units

Professional Conduct LAW696

This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.

Note: Compulsory unit

Introduction

Conveys to students the onerous responsibilities that are cast on lawyers by virtue of their position and role in society. The unit deals with the lawyer's duty to her or his clients, to the administration of justice, and to the community as a whole. It also addresses issues relating to lawyers' costs and lawyer discipline.

Summary

Unit name Professional Conduct
Unit code LAW696
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Law
Teaching staff Prof G Dal Pont
Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

* 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 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2014: $1,260.00 2014: $1,450.00 090909

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

  • LAW221
  • LAW222
  • LAW223
  • LAW224
  • LAW225
  • LAW226
  • LAW204
  • LAW305
  • LAW306
  • LAW307
  • LAW323
  • LAW324

Teaching

Teaching Pattern120-min seminar weekly / tutorials to be advised.
Assessment

Two hour exam (75%), one assignment (25%)

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Textbooks

RequiredInformation about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

Note:

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