|1.||Describe the Australian legal system for construction industry;|
|2.||Demonstrate a workable knowledge of the key statutes regulating the construction industry;|
|3.||Establish a feasible knowledge of the fundamental principles of contract law in construction industry;|
|4.||A thorough understanding of the contents of the contract like offer and acceptance and T&C (Terms and Conditions), standard forms of building contracts, responsibilities of employer, contractor and superintendent in construction contracts;|
|5.||Critically appraise and advise on, from a legal standpoint, case scenarios relevant to statutory and contract law for construction projects.|
|Test||Two In-class tests (1000 words equivalent)||30%|
|Assignment||Individual assignment (1000 words equivalent)||30%|
|Examination||Exam (2hrs exam)||40%|
Understanding Construction Law 1st edition
Coggins J, Davie T, Earls T, Evans P 2016
Construction Law in Australia 3rd edition
Bailey I, and Bell M (2011)
Thomson Reuters, Pyrmont, NSW.
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