The focus of this unit is the concept and characteristics of rights and interests in land: their creation, acquisition, enjoyment and disposal, specifically in the Torrens title registration system in Victoria. This unit covers the Real Property component of the Priestley 11 area "Real and Personal Property" under the Legal Profession Uniform Admission Rules 2015. 

Unit details

Study level:
Undergraduate
Credit points:
12
Unit code:
BLB2125

Prerequisites

BLB1114 - Legal Research Methods

BLB1101 - Australian Legal System in Context

BLB1102 - Contracts 1

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Demonstrate a broad and coherent theoretical and technical knowledge with depth in the area of Real Property Law to a range of audiences;  
  2. Propose solutions to complex problems with judgement and responsibility in advising and acting in matters involving Real Property Law;  
  3. Analyse and evaluate information to complete a range of activities in the study of Real Property Law; and  
  4. Describe the necessary knowledge and skills to analyse, generate and transmit innovative solutions to complex complex contemporary problems in the area of Real Property Law.  

Assessment

Assessment type Description Grade
Test On line quiz 20%
Assignment Assignment on contemporary issue in Property Law 30%
Examination Final exam 50%

Required reading

Sackville and Neave Australian Property Law 10th ed 2016
Edgeworth B, Rossiter C.J, Stone M.A and O'Connor P, 2012
Sydney, LexisNexis

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