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LA4044 - Independent Project

Credit points: 03
Year: 2019
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

This subject is designed primarily for students already employed in a workplace to develop an independent project for the workplace / industry. Students will be required to prepare a project proposal (which would require subject coordinator/lecturer approval) and to complete a project relevant to their degree and workplace. The proposal would be required to demonstrate how the project assists in developing/improving workplace skills; address an industry issue and contribute to industry.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate essential knowledge necessary for a career in legal professions;
  • apply critical thinking to address issues and solve problems in law;
  • convey information clearly and fluently, in high quality written form appropriate for professional audience;
  • apply technical and interpersonal skills necessary for professional practice in law;
  • evaluate the complexity involved in solving multifaceted industry issues and/or design, organise and produce an effective large scale industry project result. Identify, evaluate and action learning opportunities and self-improvements.
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
BU3103 LA4043

Availabilities

Townsville, Limited, Study Period 2
Census Date 29-Aug-2019
Face to face teaching (To be advised)
Coordinator: Assoc. Professor Mandy Shircore
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Mandy Shircore, Mr Nathan Mark.
Contact hours:
  • 10 hours - Workshops/Seminars
    Assessment: presentations (20%); poster seminar and final project (50%); project proposal (30%).

    Cairns, Limited, Study Period 2
    Census Date 29-Aug-2019
    Face to face teaching (To be advised)
    Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Mandy Shircore.
    Contact hours:
    • 10 hours - Workshops/Seminars
      Assessment: presentations (20%); poster seminar and final project (50%); project proposal (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.