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Unit name Labour Law
Unit code LAW603
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
Discipline Law
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Requisites

Prerequisites

LAW204 OR LAW250 AND LAW253 AND LAW256 AND LAW251 AND LAW252 AND LAW254 AND LAW255 OR LAW226 AND LAW222 AND LAW223 AND LAW224 AND LAW205 AND LAW221 AND LAW225 OR LAW223 AND LAW224 AND LAW352 AND LAW351 AND LAW221 AND LAW253 AND LAW222

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

4 hours of lectures daily (including 30 minutes break) daily from 8th of January to 18th of January, and class excursion to the Fair Work Commission and Federal Court on 19th January.

Assessment

Media Case Study Group Presentation (10%); Research Essay (3000 Words) (50%); Open-Book Test (40%).

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Textbooks

Required

Pittard and Naughton, Australian Labour and Employment Law, LexisNexis, 2015.

Rinaldi, Lambropoulos, Millar and Neal, Fair Work Legislation 2017 – 2018, Thomson Reuters, 2017.

https://www.coop.com.au/textbook/search/university-of-tasmania-hobart/1773/law603

Recommended

Sappideen, O’Grady and Riley, Macken’s Law of Employment, 8th ed, Lawbook Co, 2016.

Stewart, Forsyth, Irving, Johnstone and McCrystal, Creighton & Stewart’s Labour Law, 6th ed, The Federation Press, 2016.

https://www.coop.com.au/textbook/search/university-of-tasmania-hobart/1773/law603

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