Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

School

Law School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2L(10T/sem)

Incompatible

LA202 or 212 or 710 or LAWS1002 or 7302

Prerequisite

LAWS7100

Restricted

JD

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

This course is not offered in 2014.

This course is an intermediate level analysis of the law and policy of Australian tort law, comprising study of particular applications of the tort of negligence, breach of statutory duty, defamation, invasion of privacy, vicarious liability, actions on death and alternative methods of providing compensation for accidental injury. The course seeks to develop students' knowledge and understanding of the field as well as their ability to solve complex legal problems through appropriate research.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile