MLL323 - Constitutional Law


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Online, Community Based Delivery (CBD)*
Trimester 3: Online

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

For Bachelor of Laws (including combined Law awards) students only


Students enrolled before 2019: Successful completion of MLL110 plus 5 additional Law (MLL) units.
Students commencing from 2019: Successful completion of MLL110 and MLL113 plus 5 additional Law (MLL) units.

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 - campus

1 x 2 hour class and 1 x 1 hour class and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

1 x 2 hour class (recordings provided) and 1 x 1 hour class (recordings provided) and 1 x 1 hour online seminar per week


*Community Based Delivery (CBD) is for NIKERI students only


The unit aims to provide students with an introduction to the principles of constitutional law at state and federal levels. The content of the executive, judicial and legislative powers conferred by the Australian Constitution and regulated by the Victorian Constitution will be identified; and the core principles of federalism, responsible government and the separation of powers will be examined.

Unit Fee Information

Click on the fee link below which describes you:

How to apply

You can apply online for this single unit via the Deakin Applicant Portal. Enter the unit code above and follow the steps to submit your application online. Once submitted, we'll be in contact via email to confirm your place.

You can apply for multiple units in one trimester in a single application or to study multiple units over subsequent trimesters, you'll need to submit a separate application for each study period.

Apply now