Unit

School Of Law

Fundamentals of Australian Law (Juris Doctor)Western Sydney University Unit Code: 201046.1

Discipline: LAW NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Elfriede Sangkuhl


Corequisite
201045 Introduction to Law (Juris Doctor)

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate course.


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
This unit provides students with the fundamental legal skills required to succeed in the study and practice of law. Students will be introduced to the Australian legal system, legal study skills, how law is made, how cases and statute interact, the Australian court hierarchies, legal research, legal referencing, case analysis skills, statutory interpretation skills, an introduction to legal ethics and justice, and an introduction to the impact of the Australian legal system on Australian First Peoples.


Courses
2826.1Juris DoctorCURRENT




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