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LA3014 - Law of Trusts

Credit points: 3
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Introduction to trusts and their operation in Australia including the types of trusts, the creation of trusts, trustees and their responsibilities, beneficiaries and their rights and tracing.

Learning Outcomes

  • an understanding and knowledge of the law of trusts;
  • ability to analyse and assess the law;
  • ability to identify legal issues and to apply the law to given factual situations.
Prerequisites: LA1101 AND LA1102 AND LA1105 AND LA1106 AND LA3013
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
LA3001

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Lecturers: Mr Simon Walker, Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton.
Workload expectations:

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

  • 26 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (70%); quizzes or tests (30%).

Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
Lecturer: Dr Nichola Corbett-Jarvis.
Workload expectations:

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

  • 26 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study
Assessment: end of semester exam (70%); quizzes or tests (30%).

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.