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Information relevant to 2003 – Unit Details

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Property Law

Enrolment code: LAW303

Offered: Hobart: (full-year) ie semesters 1 & 2,

Special note: compulsory unit

Unit description:

Provides students with a general understanding of the principles of law applicable to the relationship of persons to property, especially real property. The nature, creation, acquisition and remedies for the protection of interests in real property are analysed. Topics include: the doctrine of tenures and estates; the development of legal and equitable interests; statutory regulation and registration of proprietary interests in land, both under general law and the Torrens system; basic principle of co-ownership, leases, easements, freehold covenants and securities (particularly in respect of real property). The unit also briefly explores the basic principles of the law of personal and intellectual property. Practical legal skills incorporated within this unit include principles of statutory interpretation.

Staff Mr KF Mackie, Mr LD Griggs and Dr CEP Haynes For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 25% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x50-min lectures weekly, 50-min tutorial fortnightly Timetable
Assessment mode tba Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc tba Library Catalogue
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Discipline (School) Law  
Courses Bachelor of Laws
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Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BCom and LLB)
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