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|
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|Band||Field of Education|
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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%)
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