Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast
Launceston Intensive – Friday 6 July until Friday 20 July 2018 10am until 2pm.
Cradle Coast Intensive – Wednesday 27 June until Wednesday 11 July 2018 10am until 2pm.
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||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
Dr Gail Lugten
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
|Launceston||Intensive Session Jul||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Cradle Coast||Intensive Session Jun||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|Intensive Session Jun||24/6/2019||28/6/2019||4/7/2019||14/7/2019|
|Intensive Session Jul||1/7/2019||4/7/2019||7/7/2019||14/7/2019|
* 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 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2019: $820.00||2019: $1,671.00||091103|
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.
Standard Offering (Hobart):
2 x 50 minute lectures (run consecutively) each week for 13 weeks, plus one 50 x minute seminar each week for 9 weeks during the semester.
Note that this is a blended unit combining face-to-face and online teaching sessions.
Intensive Offering (Launceston and Cradle Coast Campus)
Launceston – Daily workshop 10am-2pm
As this is an intensive teaching unit, students will be expected to do some further learning activities outside the workshop hours. This will be a blended unit combining face-to-face and online teaching sessions.
Standard Offering (Hobart):
Mooting performance report 20%,
Intensive Offering (Launceston, Cradle Coast Campus):
1 x 5 minute oral presentation providing judgement in an international law moot case 20%
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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