This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to apply conveyancing law through a comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation and the procedures and documentation associated with conveyancing transactions for the sale and purchase of Victorian land, in order to support the work of a legal office, practice or associated context.
Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.
Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:
• communication skills to discuss and document findings
• analytical skills to:
• identify and evaluate application of rules and provisions under the Sale of Land Act
• determine application of specific conveyancing processes and procedures to particular circumstances and contexts
• determine appropriate application of rules, processes and principles for addressing breaches of contract, sale of illegal structures, unethical auction practices and other disputes
The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by Victoria University Polytechnic and/or via the VU Polytechnic e-learning system.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):