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.
|Unit name||Competition Moot Unit|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
|Coordinator||Doctor Peter Lawrence|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- 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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PrerequisitesLAW255, LAW252, LAW251, LAW256, LAW253 and LAW254
|Assessment||Report (40%)|Presentation (40%)|Research Participation (20%)|
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