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Faculty & College
Not available for students admitted to 2206351 - Associate Degree of Law (Paralegal Studies) OR 3006110 - Bachelor of Legal and Justice Studies
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.
On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
explain the core concepts and principles of torts law, including negligence, nuisance, trespass and defamation
identify legal issues and apply legal reasoning to develop justifiable responses to torts law problems
research and construct a sustained and persuasive legal argument
communicate effectively both orally and in writing for legal audience.
Teaching and assessment
Prescribed learning resources
- Davies M, Malkin I, 2021, Focus Torts, 9th edition, LexisNexis Australia, Australia. ISBN: 9780409351460 (Ebook: 9780409351477).
Access to a computer with a webcam and reliable internet connection. Students will be required to complete an onboarding process to verify their identity before attempting the online exam in this unit.
Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.
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