FNSTPB505 - Apply legal principles in property law

    Unit code: FNSTPB505 | Study level: TAFE
    Footscray Nicholson


    This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to research, analyse and apply legal principles to provide advice on property law matters to clients.  It applies to individuals whose job role involves the application of knowledge of property law in the workplace.

    Work functions in the occupational areas where this unit may be used are subject to regulatory requirements. This unit is designed to meet educational requirements of the Tax Practitioner Board (TPB). Refer to the FNS Implementation Guide Companion Volume or the relevant regulator for specific guidance on requirements.


    For Melbourne campuses

    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:

    • research for any changes to, or new, legislative requirements in relation to property law relevant to the client's circumstances;
    • apply current statute, common law and equitable principles in relation to property law that are relevant to the client's circumstances, and;
    • present a recommendation and advise clients after considering their circumstances and relevant property laws.

    Note: If a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

    As part of a course

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