Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2012.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 2-hour seminar per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
120 +/- 24 hours.
Legal Method and Reasoning; Principles of Public Law; Torts; Legal Theory; Constitutional Law; Administrative Law; Property or in each case their equivalents.
|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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The subject aims to give students a basic grounding in environmental law in Australia. It explores four main topics:
This subject aims that students should:
At completion of the subject, students should demonstrate:
|Assessment:||Research essay (2,500 words) due week 10 (50%) and open-book 3 hour exam, during the examination period (50%).|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Lee Godden and Jacqueline Peel, Environmental Law: Scientific, Policy and Regulatory Dimensions (OUP, 2010).
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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:
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