Enables students to engage with and analyse fundamental property law concepts, and to explore and interpret a number of key real and personal property interests. The unit brings together diverse theoretical and practical perspectives to build on undergraduate understandings of property, and to enhance a deeper knowledge of a core legal discipline.
Topic 1 The idea of property in land
Topic 2 The fee simple estate
Topic 3 Strata title schemes
Topic 4 Commercial and retail leases
Topic 5 The PPSA regime
Topic 6 The diversity of property
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||analyse and apply fundamental conceptual understandings of property||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||identify the diversity of modern property types, interests and ownerships||Intellectual rigour||Creativity||Cultural competence|
|3||evaluate and compare the content and nature of private property rights||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||explain key property interests and integrate this knowledge into professional practice||Knowledge of a discipline|
Study Period 5
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
SCU Online (intensive)
|Structured online learning|
|Exam: take home||50%|
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Commencing 2017 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 3
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