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LA4019 - Conveyancing and Drafting

Credit points: 3
Year: 2023
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: College of Business, Law & Governance

This subject covers the law relating to conveyancing and drafting. It covers, in particular, an introduction to REIQ standard land contracts, auction sales, formation of contract, deposit, options to purchase, particulars of sale and title, adversely affected property, requisitions, special conditions, settlement and drafting a range of legal documents including those involved in the conveyancing process.

Learning Outcomes

  • employ the skills needed to convey property in Queensland;
  • employ the skills needed to draft a range of legal documents including property contracts, leases, deeds and guarantees.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Examination (College administered) - (50%) - Individual
  • Drafting Portfolio (30%); Conveyancing Portfolio (20%) - (50%) - Individual.
Prerequisites: (LA1105 or LA2011) and (LA1106 or LA2012) and LA2016


Study Period 2, External
Census Date 24-Aug-2023
Workload expectations:

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

  • 26 hours online activity - Recordings, online activities & self-directed learning
  • 13 hours online Tutorials - Online collaborate sessions 1 hour per week
  • 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.