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LA4027 - Human Rights Law

Credit points: 3
Year: 2022
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

Theories of human rights, international human rights, treaties and domestic law, protection of rights in Australia.

Learning Outcomes

  • a knowledge of substantive international human rights and humanitarian law internationally and within Australia;
  • understand how human rights are implemented domestically;
  • a knowledge of the function and procedure of Charter Bodies and Treaty Bodies.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Examination (centrally administered) - (50%) - Individual
  • Written > Research report - (50%) - Individual.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
LA1027

Availabilities

Cairns, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 25-Aug-2022
Coordinator: Dr Jan Mihal
Workload expectations:

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

  • 26 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study

Townsville, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 25-Aug-2022
Coord/Lect: Dr Jan Mihal.
Workload expectations:

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

  • 26 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
  • 13 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study

Study Period 2, External
Census Date 25-Aug-2022
Coord/Lect: Dr Jan Mihal.
Workload expectations:

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

  • 39 hours online collaboration sessions - Online lectures/tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study
Method of Delivery: WWW - LearnJCU

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.