2013 Unit of Study
The session(s) below are for 2013. For Summer School 2013 unit of study availability please visit the Summer School website (main Summer session January/February 2013).
The University of Sydney session calendar shows exact dates for sessions.
|Employment and the Law|
|Additional Information||This unit is not available for students enrolled in the Master of Labour Law Relations|
|Lectures||1 x 3 hour seminar/tutorial per week|
|Assessment||Essays (30%), case studies (30%) and exam (40%)|
|Description||This unit of study examines the legal framework with respect to labour relations in Australia. In particular it examines the scope of industrial law, the employment relationship, the Federal-State division of legislative power in industrial relations and the industrial arbitration systems, courts, tribunals, agreements and awards. Current developments in the law and politics of the systems will be referred to throughout the course.|