Courses & Units

Competition Moot Unit LAW649

Introduction

This unit is directed towards the preparation of university teams to participate in inter-varsity mooting competitions including the Sir Harry Gibbs Constitutional Law Moot, the Castan Centre Human Rights Moot, the Baker & McKenzie Women’s moot, the Kirby Contract moot, the Animal Law moot and the Administrative Appeals Tribunal moot. Participation is limited to the number of relevant team members and is by application and competitive selection process only. The unit may require inter-state travel.

Summary

Unit name Competition Moot Unit
Unit code LAW649
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
Discipline Law
Coordinator Doctor Peter Lawrence
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania

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Learning Outcomes

  • Make oral arguments to a legal problem in simulated appellate court proceedings before legal practitioners and Federal and inter-state members of the judiciary.
  • Complete legal research in a timely manner and to the highest professional standards.
  • Produce complex and persuasive written submissions.
  • Collaborate effectively as part of a small team.
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Requisites

Prerequisites

LAW255, LAW252, LAW251, LAW256, LAW253 and LAW254

Teaching

AssessmentReport (40%)|Presentation (40%)|Research Participation (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

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