LLM599 Special Studies

Updated: 15 February 2019
Credit Points 6
Location Teaching Period Mode of Study
Armidale Trimester 1 Online
Armidale Trimester 1 On Campus
Armidale Trimester 2 Online
Armidale Trimester 2 On Campus
Armidale Trimester 3 Online
Armidale Trimester 3 On Campus
Intensive School(s) None
Supervised Exam There is no supervised examination.
Pre-requisites candidature in the LLM and 60cps and permission of the course coordinator
Co-requisites None
Restrictions None

This is a repeatable unit. However, the unit cannot be undertaken more than once in any one teaching period.

Students should apply for permission to enrol in this unit at least two weeks prior to the commencement of the Trimester. Applications should be sent to the School of Law through AskUNE.

Combined Units None
Coordinator(s) To be advised
Unit Description

This unit allows students to take advantage of visiting or external academic staff who may wish to offer a unit in their area of interest on an occasional basis, and to allow students to pursue individual research interests or to undertake an agreed program of study.

Accordingly, the School of Law does not guarantee that the unit will run in any particular teaching period or in any particular year. Students intending to enrol in this unit in a particular teaching period should check with the School of Law whether it will be offered then.

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 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:
  1. demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the special studies area of the unit, with depth in some areas;
  2. apply expert research skills through the independent analysis, critical evaluation and careful synthesis of knowledge and evidence from a wide range of sources related to the subject matter of the unit; and
  3. present a clear, coherent and independent exposition of their knowledge and ideas related to the subject matter of the unit.