LAW480 Remedies and Advanced Legal SkillsUpdated: 04 November 2019
Intensive schools are for students enrolled in Online Mode only, unless specified in the notes.
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||candidature in BA/LLB or BAgr/LLB or BBus/LLB or BCom/LLB or BCompSc/LLB or BCrim/LLB or BEcon/LLB or BEnvSc/LLB or LLB or BSc/LLB or JD or LLB or LLM, and: from 2020: 72cp in Law including (LS100 or LAW100) and (LS101 or LAW101) and LAW102 and (LAW231 or LAW131) and (LAW161 or LAW162) and (LAW171 or LAW172) and (LAW281 or LAW283) or LLM533, or; prior to 2020: 72cp in Law|
Each student must participate as an advocate in a Moot Court hearing. The bench will assess students on their written submissions and oral presentation. Hearing dates, venues, practice, and procedure are in the study guide for the relevant trimester.
The Moot Court appearance is in the nature of a viva voce (oral) exam.
|Coordinator(s)||Paul Akon (email@example.com)|
This unit is at the vocational end of the legal studies spectrum.
The unit has three modules:
Module I takes students' legal research skills to an advanced level.
Module II teaches students to speak and write clearly, concisely, and correctly in plain language.
Module III introduces students to written and oral advocacy. Students will prepare written submissions to a legal problem. They will then each make their oral submissions as advocates in the Moot Court.
|Materials||Textbook information will be displayed approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the teaching period. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.|
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
Assessment information will be published prior to commencement of the teaching period.
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: