MLJ702 - Contract Law and Policy


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

For M729 (Juris Doctor) students only



Corequisite: MLJ701
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

1 x 2 class (recordings provided) + 2h online seminar (live streamed and recordings provided)


This unit aims to equip students with the knowledge and ability to apply and critically evaluate contract law and policy. Topics include: the theoretical foundation for contract law, contractual formation, contractual terms, vitiating factors, contractual performance and termination by agreement, breach of contract, frustration of contract and remedies.

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