|1.||Engage in academic and legal research and contextualise legal research in inquiry into particular legal issues;|
|2.||Locate and critically evaluate the value of textual sources, synthesise information within them, and correctly cite research sources;|
|3.||Locate and critically evaluate the impact of legal authorities - case law, legislation, international law and regulatory instruments in a wide range of contemporary contexts;|
|4.||Understand, explain and apply legal knowledge in the analysis of primary legal sources, evaluate their relationship to each other, and determine legal currency in practical scenarios;|
|5.||Articulate opinions in an academic manner supported by research evidence and confirm development in academic and legal literacy skills; and|
|6.||Frame the discourse of law as one of many approaches to social problems and contextualise legal knowledge in relation to other academic, social and community discourses.|
|Test||Court observations and online quiz||30%|
Foundations of Law in Australia. 2nd edn
Raponi, Kathleen and O'Sullivan, C
Australian Guide to Legal Citation 4th edn
Melbourne University Law Review et al (eds), 2018
Melbourne University Law Review Association
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