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LA1105 - Contract Law 1

Credit points: 3
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Available to LLB students.

Elements and terms of a contract.

Learning Outcomes

  • explain and apply the principles of the Law of Contract in Australia to solve problems and respond to a range of practical scenarios;
  • critique and apply theories and concepts that underpin the Law of Contract;
  • evaluate and apply the legal principles associated with contract formalities, equitable estoppel and contract terms.

Subject Assessment

  • end of semester exam (50%)
  • on-course assessment (50%).

Special Assessment Requirements

Tutorial attendance is mandatory in this subject. A student who fails to attend at least 70% must meet with the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching and provide evidence as to why he or she should be permitted to sit the final exam or submit the final assessment task.

Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
LA2001 and LA2011

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coordinator: Ms Rachel Bradshaw
Lecturers: Ms Rachel Bradshaw, Miss Rachel Saunders.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures - 2 hour lecture/week
  • 12 hours tutorials - Commence Week 2; 1 hour tutorial/week
  • assessment and self-directed study

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coordinator: Ms Rachel Bradshaw
Lecturers: Mr Peter Boulot, Miss Rachel Saunders.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures - 2 hour lecture/week
  • 12 hours tutorials - Commence Week 2; 1 hour tutorial/week
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.