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LA4027 - Human Rights Law

[Not offered in 2011]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2011
Student Contribution Band: Band 3
Administered by: School of Law Office

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.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to find and access information using appropriate media and technologies;
  • The ability to evaluate that information;
  • The ability to reflect on and evaluate learning, and to learn independently in a self directed manner;
  • The ability to speak and write clearly, coherently and creatively.

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.