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LA3014 - Law of Trusts

Credit points: 03
Year: 2018
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 23-Aug-2018
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton.
Contact hours:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
    Assessment: end of semester exam (70%); quizzes or tests (30%).

    Cairns, Internal, Study Period 2
    Census Date 23-Aug-2018
    Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Thomas Middleton
    Lecturer: Dr Nichola Corbett-Jarvis.
    Contact hours:
    • 26 hours lectures
    • 12 hours tutorials
      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.