Legal Foundations B is an introductory compulsory subject in the Juris Doctor offered by the Faculty of Law. The subject examines a broad range of foundational topics, including legal history, legal theory, legal practice and procedure, and legal careers. Emphasis is placed on the development of the following skills: oral communication and advocacy, dispute resolution and collaboration, and legal ethics and professionalism.
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- May 2019 [Standard Offering]
- September 2019 [Standard Offering]
- January 2020 [Standard Offering]
- May 2020 [Standard Offering]
- Commencing in 2019: $4,760
- Commencing in 2020: $4,930
1. Demonstrate advanced and integrated understanding of the following foundational legal topics: legal history; legal theory; systems of government; law and social justice; global legal context; legal practice and procedure; and legal careers.
2. Demonstrate competency in exercising the following skills at an introductory level, with creativity, initiative and autonomy: oral communication and advocacy; dispute resolution and collaboration; and legal ethics and professionalism.
3. Adhere to the highest standards of professionalism, including a commitment to: learning and working autonomously, accountably and reflectively; behaving ethically and responsibly; and managing time effectively and meeting deadlines.
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Only available where included in a student's admitted program study plan OR to approved Law Study Abroad OR Law Exchange Students OR any PG Masters degree with completion of 40cp and 50% average.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.