MLJ712 - Family Law and Policy

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

For M729 (Juris Doctor) students only

Prerequisite:

MLJ701

Corequisite: Nil
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 2h class (recordings provided) + 1h online seminar (live streamed and recordings provided) per week

Content

This unit aims to equip students with the knowledge and ability to apply, critically evaluate and effectively communicate family law, and develop a deep appreciation of major policy issues and developments in the law.

Topics include: the Family Law Act 1975, historical and jurisdictional developments in family law, property division, spousal maintenance, family violence, and marriage, divorce and nullity.

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