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Legal Research - LAWS5018

Year - 2018

This is a compulsory unit taught on a pass/fail basis. The aim of the unit is to introduce students to finding and citing primary and secondary legal materials and introduce them to legal research techniques. The unit will cover advanced search techniques and the use of Lexis.com, Westlaw International and other complex databases. The purpose of this unit is to develop the skills students need throughout their law degree, and to introduce them to the legal research skills required after graduation.

Classes
1 x 4hr seminars/wk for 3 weeks

Assessment
Compulsory attendance, elearning quizzes (10%) and in-class exam (90%)

Details

Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive March

19 Feb 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 0.0
EFTSL: 00
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Sydney Law School

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 0.0
EFTSL: 00
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive March

19 Feb 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) evening
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 0.0
EFTSL: 00
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Mr Graeme Coss
HECS Band: 3
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