University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

LAW 3534A - Law Reform Part A

Career: Undergraduate Law
Units: 1.5
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to LLB students only. Enrolment is by invitation only.
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Discovery Experience – Working: Yes
Pre-Requisite: LAW 2501 and LAW 2504
Assessment: Typically to include written literature and case reviews and written research projects on law reform topics, presentations and class participation.

This course will examine theories, practices and processes for achieving reform of the law. The course will operate in conjunction with the South Australian Law Reform Institute and students will participate in the references being undertaken by the Institute. The topics to be covered in the course include: -theories of law reform; -the institutions through which the law is reformed; -the role of the community, the executive, the parliament, the bureaucracy, law reform bodies commissions and courts in progressing law reform; -the role of the news media and new media; -the role and function of the South Australian Law Reform Institute -legal policy analysis for law reform; - Indigenous aspects of law reform.

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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 Wed 19/08/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
12336 SE01 0 FULL 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 10am - 12pm Ligertwood, 228, Teaching Room
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 10am - 12pm Ligertwood, 228, Teaching Room
Note: Please note this is Part A of a full year course. You should only enrol in this course if you have been accepted to enrol. Please contact if you have any enquiry regarding enrolment in this course.