MLL405 - Equity and Trusts
|Year||2015 unit information|
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)|
|Previously coded as:||MLL321|
|Cohort rule:||(For Bachelor of Laws students only)|
|Prerequisite:||MLL325 and MLL327|
- Burwood (Melbourne) - 1 x 3 hour and 1 x 2 hour classes per week
- Waterfront (Geelong) - 2 x 2 hour and 1 x 1 hour classes per week
Cloud(online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
The unit aims to teach students the principles of the equitable jurisdiction. They will examine equitable principles and remedies in transactions and also their relationship with existing common law principles. They will be expected to understand different forms of trusts, the creation requirements for all trusts and the various rights and duties of both trustees and beneficiaries. Topics include: the history of equity; equitable principles in transactions; fiduciary principles; and express, resulting and constructive trust analysis.
Assessment 1 (Individual) – Written assessment (2000 words) – 30%
Examination (2 hours) - 70%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.