Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2-hour lecture and one 1-hour tutorial per week. |
Total Time Commitment: 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.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None.|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills, and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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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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