Theories of Conscientious Obedience (LAWS5171)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit asks whether obedience to legal norms is required by morality. It examines various arguments for a moral obligation to obey the law.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x2hr seminars/week for 10 weeks

Assessment

Class-participation (20%) and 1500wd report (20%) and 4000wd essay (60%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prohibitions

LAWS3471

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.