BLB1114 - Legal Research Methods
Plus 2 Level 1 Law units.
|1.||Articulate the essential elements of the major causes of action in tort;|
|2.||Map the process by which actions in tort have developed over time and justify its current relevance;|
|3.||Evaluate the arguments for and against "no-fault" legislative schemes as applicable to given problems in the area of tort law in current Australian society;|
|4.||Explain the theoretical rationale for particular actions in tort;|
|5.||Critically analyse the courts' interpretation of key sections of relevant legislation applicable to the torts studied; and|
|6.||Contextualise knowledge of the law of negligence and trespass by analysing contemporary hypothetical fact situations and advise on likely possible legal outcomes in the manner of a legal practitioner advising and acting for a client.|
Australian Torts Law 4th Edition
Stickley, A 2016
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