MLL111 - Contract


2018 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: (For Bachelor of Laws students only)
Unit chair:

Gabrielle Wolf (Trimester 1), Wei Wen (Trimester 2), Paul McDonough (Trimester 3)

Prerequisite: Nil
Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: MLC101
Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 2 hour classes, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin


The unit involves a study of the general principles of Contract Law. Students will develop an understanding of the importance of Contract Law in commercial life and private settings, and how contract-related problems may be approached and resolved. Students will be exposed to the policy issues raised by Contract Law. Topics include the nature, development and theory of Contract Law; contract formation; contractual terms and their interpretation; vitiating factors; termination of contracts and remedies.


Assessment 1 (Individual) – Multiple Choice Test - 10%

Assessment 2 (Individual) – Memo of Advice (2000 words) - 30%

Assessment 3 - Examination (2 hours) - 60%

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