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LAWS11-212: Principles of Contractual Liability

Description

Principles of Contractual Liability is a compulsory subject in the Bachelor of Laws program offered by the Faculty of Law. Students enrolled in this subject will learn about the nature and preconditions of contractual liability. This will include a study of the requirements for the formation of a contract, of the law's approach to terms that comprise a contract, and of the various ways in which a contract might be discharged. Upon completion of the subject, students will be able to demonstrate their understanding of the law relating to contractual liability through their ability to critically analyse and resolve, both orally and in writing, complex problems that involve those aspects of contract law covered in the subject.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeLAWS11-212
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Law
Credit10
Study areas
  • Law
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2017: $4,205
  • Commencing in 2018: $4,247

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of underlying principles and concepts in contract law.
2. Identify and articulate complex legal issues, and apply legal reasoning to generate appropriate and practical responses to such issues.
3. Demonstrate sophisticated cognitive and creative skills in approaching legal issues and generate appropriate responses.
4. Engage in critical analysis and make reasoned and appropriate choices among alternatives.
5. Communicate views effectively, appropriately and persuasively (whether orally or in writing).
6. Demonstrate the basic skills of contract drafting.

Enrolment requirements

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This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.

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