Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: A 1-hour lecture and a 2-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: 3 contact hours/week , 6 additional hours/week. Total of 9 hours per week.
|Prerequisites:||Usually 25 points of second year creative arts or arts subjects.|
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||None|
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Rm 104 (Ground Floor) Old Arts Building
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This subject provides an introduction to Australian law as it applies to the arts and examines the tensions that arise between creative practices and legal concepts. It introduces a number of areas of law relevant to an arts practitioner and arts organisations including intellectual property, contract law, censorship and legal structures for collaborative arts activities.
|Objectives:||Students who successfully complete this subject will: |
An issues paper of 1500 words (40% of assessment) due mid-semester. A research paper of 2500 words (60% of assessment) due at the end of semester. Hurdle requirements include: a minimum 80% attendance. class participation and one seminar presentation.
Assessment submitted late without an approved formal extension will be penalised at 2% per day. Students who fail to submit up to 2-weeks after the final due date without a formal extension and/ or special consideration will receive a fail grade for the piece of assessment.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Students who complete this subject will: |
Bachelor of Creative Arts |
Bachelor of Creative Arts and Bachelor of Music
Diploma in Creative Arts
Socio-legal Studies Major |
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