|Unit name||Law and Social Change|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
|Available as student elective?||%asset_metadata_unit.AvailableAsElective_value^empty:No%|
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- Describe and explain the role law has played in shaping or influencing some of the major ideas, political events and personalities and how these factors have, in turn, influenced law.
- Respond critically to the way that law and legal history has been reported in a range of secondary literature.
- Construct and communicate clear and persuasive written arguments about the relevance of context and history to thinking about law and legal institutions by identifying, appraising and synthesising evidence.
- Distil and present key points about the role of law in society clearly and engagingly in an online medium.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Weekly online class (1 hour)
Task 1: Abstract - Students submit two abstracts for review essays based on articles identified in this unit, 600 words total (30%)
Task 2: Review Essay, 1500 words (50%)
Task 3: Leadership Presentation [Podcast], 5 minute presentation (20%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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