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International Moot - LAWS5189

Year - 2018

This unit of study will involve participation in one of three international moots, which in 2016 will be the Jessup Moot, the Willem C Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, and the Tokyo Negotiation and Arbitration Competition. There will be a competitive selection process for enrolment in the course. For all moots, students will work as a team preparing written memorials and oral argument on a set problem as required by each moot.

Classes
There are no formal classes scheduled for this unit.

Assessment
For the Tokyo Negotiation and Arbitration Competition: Course participation, general participation and preparation as required (15%), research and writing of memorials (35%), preparation and participation in mooting rounds and competitions (50%). For the Jessup Moot and Vis Moot, students are assessed generally on their contribution to the research for and drafting of the written memorials, team work, oral skills, and preparation and participation in the mooting rounds and competitions.

Additional information
Enrolment in this unit of study will be by special application, and will be based on competitve selection in accordance with the rules of the individual competition.

Pre-requisites

LAWS1018 or LAWS1023 or LAWS5005

Prohibitions

LAWS3035 or LAWS3093 or LAWS3489

Details

Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive February

22 Jan 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 23 Feb 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive December

26 Nov 2018

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 07 Dec 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
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: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Chester Brown (Vis Moot), Dr Alison Pert (Jessup Moot), Prof Luke Nottage (Tokyo Negotiation and Arbitration Competition).
HECS Band: 3
Courses that offer this unit

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