MLL323 - Constitutional Law

Unit details

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Enrolment modes:

(B, S, W, X)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:(For Bachelor of Laws students only)
Unit chair:

Trimester 2 (D Meagher); trimester 3 (O Roos)


J O'Callaghan (B, X), D Meagher (S), M Brock (W)

Prerequisite:MLL110 or MLL216
Incompatible with: Nil
Contact hours: 4 x 1 hour lectures per week, 1 x 1 hour tutorial per fortnight


Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.


The unit aims to provide students with an introduction to the principles of constitutional law at the state and federal levels, an elaborate study of the Commonwealth Parliament's powers and federalism and the interrelationship between jurisdiction and judicial review and questions of Commonwealth - state relationships.


Assignment (Paper) or Test (Multiple Choice) 40%, Examination 2 hours 60%

Unit Fee Information

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