MLL111 - Contract


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule: For Bachelor of Laws (including combined Law awards) students only
Prerequisite: Nil

Students enrolled before 2019: MLL110
Students commencing from 2019: MLL110 and MLL113

Incompatible with: MLC101
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 - campus

Cloud Provided Learning Material (including 2 hour recording) and 1 x 2 hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Cloud Provided Learning Material (including 2 hour recording) and 1 x 2 hour Cloud seminar (live streamed and recording provided) per week


The unit involves a study of the general principles of Contract Law. Students will develop an understanding of the importance of Contract Law in commercial life and private settings, and how contract-related problems may be approached and resolved. Students will be exposed to the policy issues raised by Contract Law. Topics include the nature, development and theory of Contract Law; contract formation; contractual terms and their interpretation; vitiating factors; termination of contracts and remedies.

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