This is a compulsory unit taught on a pass/fail basis. It is a continuation of Legal Research I and covers advanced search techniques and the use of Lexis.com, Westlaw International and other complex databases. The purpose of this unit is to further develop the skills students need throughout their law degree, and to introduce students to the legal research skills required after graduation.
Satisfactory attendance and in-class exam
Semester 1 classes are for Combined Law candidates in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. Semester 2 classes are for Combined Law candidates in the Business School and faculties of Architecture, Engineering and Science.
LAWS1008 or LAWS1022