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This course information is for commencing (new) students in 2013.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (63C)

Course Structure

The combined degree requirements are:

Bachelor of Arts component:

In the Bachelor of Arts component, you choose a major, minor and degree electives.
  • A major of 8 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate and 4 advanced units
  • A minor of 4 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate level units
  • Degree electives: 4 units. LAW121 Introduction to Law and LAW122 Legal Systems should be completed in your first year in the Bachelor of Arts as student electives. In the combined degree, these units will count as 2 of your 4 degree electives. Choose the 2 remaining degree electives for the Arts component of the combined degree from the schedule of units below.

Bachelor of Laws component:

In the Bachelor of Laws component, you take two majors of 8 units each and 8 additional advanced level units. Students commence the majors in the Bachelor of Laws at intermediate level and consequently are required to complete 4 units at intermediate level for the requirements for each major within this degree.
  • Students are required to take one unit from each of Groups A, B and C during their course of study and choose another four from any one Group or a combination of Groups A, B and C units. Students studying a Law combined degree are required to substitute one advanced level unit from the other discipline of the combined degree for one Law unit from Groups A,B or C, as approved by the Dean of Law or delegate.
  • Group A schedule of units
  • Group B schedule of units
  • Group C schedule of units
  • The Mooting unit must be taken in the final year of study.
Only units from the schedules below fulfil the requirements for the Bachelor of Laws, as approved by the University and the accrediting body, the Tasmanian Board of Legal Education.
This diagram illustrates the course structure. Please check individual unit information for the semester that each unit is available in.

Year 1

Major 1  
Introductory Unit 1
Minor  
Introductory Unit 1
 
Degree Elective 1
Choice from 47 units...
 
Degree Elective 2
LAW121 Introduction to Law
Major 1  
Introductory Unit 2
Minor  
Introductory Unit 2
 
Degree Elective 3
Choice from 47 units...
 
Degree Elective 4
LAW122 Legal Systems
 

Year 2

Major 1  
Intermediate Unit 1
Minor  
Intermediate Unit 1
Intermediate Unit 1
LAW221 Contract Law A
Intermediate Unit 1
LAW223 Torts A
Major 1  
Intermediate Unit 2
Minor  
Intermediate Unit 2
Intermediate Unit 2
LAW222 Contract Law B
Intermediate Unit 2
LAW224 Torts B
 

Year 3

Major 1  
Advanced Unit 1
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 3
Intermediate Unit 3
LAW225 Criminal Law A
Intermediate Unit 3
LAW204 Administrative Law
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 2
Major 1  
Advanced Unit 4
Intermediate Unit 4
LAW226 Criminal Law B
Intermediate Unit 4
LAW205 Constitutional Law 1
 

Year 4

Advanced Unit 1
LAW323 Property Law A
Advanced Unit 1
LAW307 Trusts
Advanced Unit 2
LAW324 Property Law B
Advanced Unit 3
Choice from 9 units...
 
Additional Advanced Unit 8
1 advanced level unit from a discipline in the BA
 

Year 5

 
Additional Advanced Unit 1
LAW422 Evidence
 
Additional Advanced Unit 6
LAW696 Professional Conduct
 
Additional Advanced Unit 3
Choice from 39 units...
 
Additional Advanced Unit 5
LAW423 Criminal and Civil Procedure
 
Additional Advanced Unit 2
LAW450 Equity
 
Additional Advanced Unit 7
Choice from 39 units...
 
Additional Advanced Unit 4
Choice from 39 units...
 
Mooting
 
Please select your campus so we can show which units are available:
Key: Green tick Unit offering available
 
 

Major 1 - Bachelor of Arts component

A choice of one of the following:
Aboriginal Studies German
Ancient Civilisations History
Ancient Greek Indonesian
Art Theory International Relations
Asian Religions and Comparative Philosophy(Not Offered 2013) Japanese
Asian Studies Journalism, Media & Communications
Behavioural Studies Latin
Chinese Music History
Criminology (BA) Philosophy
English Politics and Policy
European Studies (Not Offered 2013) Psychology
French Public Policy-(Now incorporated into Politics and Policy)
Gender Studies Sociology
Geography & Environmental Studies
 
 

Minor - Bachelor of Arts component

A choice of one of the following:
Aboriginal Studies (BA) German
Ancient Civilisations History
Ancient Greek Indonesian
Art Theory International Relations
Asian Religions and Comparative Philosophy (Not Offered 2013) Japanese
Asian Studies Journalism, Media and Communications (BA)
Behavioural Science Latin
Chinese Music History
Criminology (BA) Philosophy (BA)
English Politics and Policy
European Studies (Not Offered 2013) Psychology
French Public Policy-(Now incorporated into Politics and Policy)
Gender Studies (BA & BSocSc(Police Studies)) Sociology
Geography and Environmental Studies
 
 

Law Major 1

Law (First Major)
 
 

Law Major 2

Law (Second Major)
 
 

Degree Elective 1

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FST101 Introduction to Art and Design Theory 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FST102 Introduction to Art and Design Theory 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAB102 Contemporary Indigenous Australia Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAB103 Colonised Land: Indigenous Australian History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAF101 Gender, Power and Change Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAF103 Sex and Bodies Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA103 English 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA104 English 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA107 Writing Short Fiction Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEF101 French 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEF102 French 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEG101 German 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEG102 German 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ101 Journalism Theory and Practice Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ102 Media Texts and Industries Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ107 Communication and Professional Writing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HGA101 Sociology A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HGA102 Sociology B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HIR101 Introduction to International Relations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMA101 Asia: Enduring Traditions Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMA102 Asia: Transformation and Change Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMC101 Chinese 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMC102 Chinese 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMJ101 Japanese 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMJ102 Japanese 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMN101 Indonesian 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMN102 Indonesian 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA101 Philosophy 1: Ethics and Equality Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA102 Philosophy 2: Mind and Metaphysics Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA103 Critical and Creative Thinking Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPP101 Introduction to Politics and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG106 Introduction to International Relations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG107 Introduction to Politics and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG109 Introduction to Sustainability Governance Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTA101 History 1A: Making Modern Europe Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTA102 History 1B: Making the Modern World Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTC101 Ancient Civilisations 1B: Intro to Classical Literature Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTC102 Ancient Civilisations 1A: Introduction to Ancient History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTG101 Ancient Greek 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTG102 Ancient Greek 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTL101 Latin 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTL102 Latin 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HUM107 Bringing the World Back Home Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KGA171 Global Geographies, Sustainable Worlds Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KGA172 Space, Place and Nature Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KHA111 Psychology A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KHA112 Psychology B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 2

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW121 Introduction to Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 3

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
FST101 Introduction to Art and Design Theory 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




FST102 Introduction to Art and Design Theory 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAB102 Contemporary Indigenous Australia Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAB103 Colonised Land: Indigenous Australian History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAF101 Gender, Power and Change Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HAF103 Sex and Bodies Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA103 English 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA104 English 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEA107 Writing Short Fiction Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEF101 French 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEF102 French 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEG101 German 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEG102 German 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ101 Journalism Theory and Practice Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ102 Media Texts and Industries Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HEJ107 Communication and Professional Writing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HGA101 Sociology A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HGA102 Sociology B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HIR101 Introduction to International Relations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMA101 Asia: Enduring Traditions Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMA102 Asia: Transformation and Change Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMC101 Chinese 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMC102 Chinese 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMJ101 Japanese 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMJ102 Japanese 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMN101 Indonesian 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HMN102 Indonesian 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA101 Philosophy 1: Ethics and Equality Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA102 Philosophy 2: Mind and Metaphysics Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPA103 Critical and Creative Thinking Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HPP101 Introduction to Politics and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG106 Introduction to International Relations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG107 Introduction to Politics and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HSG109 Introduction to Sustainability Governance Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTA101 History 1A: Making Modern Europe Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTA102 History 1B: Making the Modern World Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTC101 Ancient Civilisations 1B: Intro to Classical Literature Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTC102 Ancient Civilisations 1A: Introduction to Ancient History Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTG101 Ancient Greek 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTG102 Ancient Greek 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTL101 Latin 1A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HTL102 Latin 1B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




HUM107 Bringing the World Back Home Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KGA171 Global Geographies, Sustainable Worlds Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KGA172 Space, Place and Nature Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KHA111 Psychology A Not offered in 2013
0.0%




KHA112 Psychology B Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Degree Elective 4

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW122 Legal Systems Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 8 - 1 advanced level unit from a discipline in the BA

No options available.
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 1

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW422 Evidence Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 6

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW696 Professional Conduct Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 3

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW603 Labour Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW604 Competition Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW606 Law of the Oceans and the Antarctic Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW607 Corporations Law 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW608 Law of Nations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW609 Comparative Administrative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW610 International Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW612 Jurisprudence Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW617 Comparative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW619 Biotechnology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW622 Concepts of Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW623 International Humanitarian Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW625 Law Review Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW626 Sports Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW627 Parliamentary Law and Practice Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW631 International Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW634 Human Rights Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW636 Law of the European Union Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW637 Jessup Moot Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW638 Criminology Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW639 Current Issues in Environmental Law and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW640 Dispute Resolution Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW641 Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW652 Media Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW662 Tax 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW663 International Trade Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW664 Intellectual Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW669 Consumer Protection Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW670 Information Technology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW677 International Criminal Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW678 Comparative Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW679 Supervised Research Paper Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW681 Family 1 - the Family and the Child Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW682 Family 2 - Financial Aspects of Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW683 Succession Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW684 Conflicts (Private International Law) Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW688 Sentencing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW693 Transitional Governance Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW695 Law and Ethics of Health Care Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 5

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW423 Criminal and Civil Procedure Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 2

Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW450 Equity Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 7

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW603 Labour Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW604 Competition Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW606 Law of the Oceans and the Antarctic Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW607 Corporations Law 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW608 Law of Nations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW609 Comparative Administrative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW610 International Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW612 Jurisprudence Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW617 Comparative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW619 Biotechnology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW622 Concepts of Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW623 International Humanitarian Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW625 Law Review Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW626 Sports Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW627 Parliamentary Law and Practice Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW631 International Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW634 Human Rights Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW636 Law of the European Union Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW637 Jessup Moot Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW638 Criminology Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW639 Current Issues in Environmental Law and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW640 Dispute Resolution Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW641 Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW652 Media Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW662 Tax 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW663 International Trade Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW664 Intellectual Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW669 Consumer Protection Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW670 Information Technology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW677 International Criminal Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW678 Comparative Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW679 Supervised Research Paper Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW681 Family 1 - the Family and the Child Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW682 Family 2 - Financial Aspects of Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW683 Succession Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW684 Conflicts (Private International Law) Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW688 Sentencing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW693 Transitional Governance Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW695 Law and Ethics of Health Care Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Additional Advanced Unit 4

A choice of one of the following:
Unit Weight Semester 3
Summer School
Semester 1 Semester 4
Winter School
Semester 2 Semester 5
Spring School
Requisites
LAW603 Labour Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW604 Competition Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW606 Law of the Oceans and the Antarctic Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW607 Corporations Law 2 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW608 Law of Nations Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW609 Comparative Administrative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW610 International Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW612 Jurisprudence Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW617 Comparative Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW619 Biotechnology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW622 Concepts of Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW623 International Humanitarian Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW625 Law Review Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW626 Sports Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW627 Parliamentary Law and Practice Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW631 International Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW634 Human Rights Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW636 Law of the European Union Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW637 Jessup Moot Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW638 Criminology Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW639 Current Issues in Environmental Law and Policy Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW640 Dispute Resolution Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW641 Environmental Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW652 Media Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW662 Tax 1 Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW663 International Trade Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW664 Intellectual Property Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW669 Consumer Protection Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW670 Information Technology Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW677 International Criminal Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW678 Comparative Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW679 Supervised Research Paper Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW681 Family 1 - the Family and the Child Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW682 Family 2 - Financial Aspects of Family Law Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW683 Succession Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW684 Conflicts (Private International Law) Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW688 Sentencing Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW693 Transitional Governance Not offered in 2013
0.0%




LAW695 Law and Ethics of Health Care Not offered in 2013
0.0%




* Unit availability shown for on-campus Hobart in 2013
 
 

Mooting

No options available.