Law, Morals and Politics (LAWS5200)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit reflects on the ways in which law, morals and politics are thought of within our tradition and in particular the connections and the tensions between legal positivism, Kantianism and liberalism.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

2x2hr seminars/wk for 10 weeks

Assessment

Class-participation (10%) and 1500wd mid-semester paper (30%) and 3500wd essay (60%)

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

Unit of study rules

Prohibitions

LAWS3500

Additional Information

This unit satisfies the Jurisprudence requirement of the JD.

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.