MLL325 - Land Law

Year: 2019 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: (For Bachelor of Laws students only)
Unit chair:

Samantha Hepburn

Prerequisite: MLL327
Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours:

Campus: 3h class + 1h seminar per week

Cloud(online): 3h class (recordings provided) + 1h online seminar per week

Content

The unit aims to familiarise students with the law relating to the creation, ownership and transfer of interests in land. It is designed to provide a thorough grounding in the statutory schemes of registration applicable in Victoria. Topics include: the definition of land and the limits of ownership; ownership and concurrent ownership of land; legal and equitable interests in land; Torrens title registration; purchasing and selling land and conveyancing; security and other interests in land including mortgages, easements and restrictive covenants; landlord and tenant.

Assessment

Assessment 1 (Group of 2 or Individual) - Problem Based Research (2000 words) - 20%
Examination (2 hours) - 60%

From Trimester 2 2019

Assessment 1 (Group of 2 or Individual) - Problem Based Research (3000 words) - 40%
Examination (2 hours) - 60%

Unit Fee Information

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