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Legal Pluralism in Southeast Asia - LAWS6149

Year - 2020

This unit provides students with an in-country introduction to legal systems of Southeast Asia, with a particular emphasis on Indonesia and Malaysia. Students travel to Yogyakarta (Indonesia) and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) for lectures from local academics, practitioners and NGOs about a wide variety of areas of law, including human rights, criminal law, Islamic law, constitutional law, environmental law and commercial law. A key theme is the protection of the rights of minorities. The University of Sydney Law School academics accompany students, providing additional perspectives. Field visits include courts, jails, parliaments and cultural sites.

Classes
Jan 6-17

Assessment
3000wd reflective blog (25%) and 9000-10,000wd essay (75%)

Additional information
Students cannot enrol directly into this unit in Sydney Student. Enrolment instructions will be provided upon successful registration. See https://canvas.sydney.edu.au/courses/4533/pages/experiential-learning-offshore-study. Academic Profile https://sydney.edu.au/law/about/people/list.php.

Details

Faculty: Sydney Law School

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

Department/School: Law
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 24 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? Yes
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Simon Butt, Assoc Prof Salim Farrar
HECS Band: 3
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