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LAWS13-554: Immigration Law

Description

Immigration Law is an elective subject in undergraduate programs offered by the Faculty of Law. This subject concerns the immigration system in Australia. It concentrates on the law as it is and procedures involved in migration to Australia. The subject will examine the legislation and policies in force; the various categories of visas; their requirements and review relevant cases and the appeal processes; and finally the professional requirements for those wishing to practice in this area of law.

Subject details

TypeUndergraduate
CodeLAWS13-554
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Law
Semesters offered
  • May 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Law
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2020: $4,340
  • Commencing in 2021: $4,390

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate knowledge of the legislation governing Australian Immigration Law.
2. Demonstrate knowledge of the code of conduct governing migration practitioners.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.

Assumed Prior Learning (or equivalent):

Restrictions: ?

Students must be admitted into a Bachelor law degree or Bachelor of Laws combined degree or be an approved Law Study Abroad OR Law exchange student.

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

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Future offerings not yet planned.