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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Lectures and Tutorials
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2-hour lecture and and one 2-hour tutorial per week |
Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 144 hours.
Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Torts; Obligations; Contracts; Property or in each case theie equivalents. In addition, students should have completed or be undertaking Trusts or its equivalent. Permission from the subject coordinator will be required to undertake Remedies if a student has not completed or is not concurrently undertaking Trusts or its equivalent.
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|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorAssoc Prof Elise Diane Bant, Prof Megan Richardson
This subject involves a study of the nature, goals and structure of private law remedies and is organised around the remedial goals of compensation, coercion, restitution and punishment. Topics will include:
The aim of this subject is to enable students to develop an understanding of the law of remedies through close reading of cases, statutes and scholarly writing and participation in class discussion. It is expected that on completion of the subject students should have a sound understanding of the principles relating to compensation, coercion, restitution and punishment in private law and should be able to:
Final open-book examination of three hours, 100%.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of the subject, students should have developed the following generic skills:
In addition, on completion of the subject, students should have developed the following skills specific to the discipline of law:
- case reading and analysis, including an ability to:
- reading, interpreting and analysing statutes
-legal research and writing skills, including an ability to:
- hypothetical problem solving, including an ability to:
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