This unit builds on the foundational unit LAWS6991 Fundamentals of Contract Law. It provides students with a detailed treatment of aspects of contract construction; the nature and effect of particular types of contractual terms; equitable and common law remedies; statutory measures having an impact on contracts and contract law (eg statutory unconscionability; misleading or deceptive conduct). Content and learning in this unit is scaffolded onto that of LAWS6991 Fundamentals of Contract Law which is a pre-requisite for this unit.
Aug 10, 11 and 24, 25 (9-5)
assignment (40%) and take-home exam (60%)
John Carter, Carter's Guide to Australian Contract Law, 3nd edn, LexisNexis, 2016
undergraduate law degree or LAWS6991