University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

LAW 3517 - Law of Work

Career: Undergraduate Law
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to LLB and B.Criminology with B.Laws and BArts Advanced with B.Laws students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: LAW 1501
Assumed Knowledge: LAW 1503 or LAW 1510
Incompatible: LAW 3044
Assessment: Typically to include a case note and a research essay.
Syllabus:

This course examines the law governing work as it is evolving in the global era. It explores a range of regulatory mechanisms deployed in this area, including international norms as well as Australian statute and common law, and new forms of 'soft' regulation. Topics covered include: the law of work in the global era; the Australian regulatory system; the subject of the law of work, including the distinction between employees and independent contractors, and the nature of the 'firm'; the contract of employment, and common law rights and responsibilities at work; legislated safety net conditions and awards; security at work, including dismissal law; freedom of association; workplace bargaining, and resolving conflicts at work under the law.

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3
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 12/06/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14235 SE05 30 2 5 Mar - 26 Mar Thursday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
14236 SE04 30 2 6 Mar - 27 Mar Friday 11am - 12pm Ligertwood, 316, Teaching Room
9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 5pm - 6pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
1 May - 5 Jun Friday 11am - 12pm Ligertwood, 316, Teaching Room
Note: Thursday 5-6pm seminar on 9th April is the make up seminar for Public Holiday on Friday 10th April.
14237 SE03 30 3 6 Mar - 27 Mar Friday 9am - 10am Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 5pm - 6pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
1 May - 5 Jun Friday 9am - 10am Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
Note: Thursday 5-6pm seminar on 9th April is the make up seminar for Public Holiday on Friday 10th April.
14238 SE02 30 2 5 Mar - 26 Mar Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 314, Flinders Room
14239 SE01 30 1 6 Mar - 27 Mar Friday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 113, Teaching Room
9 Apr - 9 Apr Thursday 5pm - 6pm Ligertwood, 231, Lecture Theatre
1 May - 5 Jun Friday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 113, Teaching Room
Note: Thursday 5-6pm seminar on 9th April is the make up seminar for Public Holiday on Friday 10th April.
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14234 LE01 109 7 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 11am - 1pm Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 11am - 1pm Napier, G03, Lecture Theatre
18544 LEC0 40 2 No details available
Note: Note: This Lecture can be viewed on the web via MyUni and so has no time or location allocated to it. Students enrolling in the Lecture can attend the live lecture if space permits.