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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

12 points, SCA Band 3, 0.250 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Law
OfferedClayton First semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton Second semester 2011 (Day)
Clayton Full year 2011 (Day)
Clayton Summer semester A 2011 (Day)
Clayton Summer semester B 2011 (Day)
Clayton Trimester 2 2011 (Day)


This is a program of individual research and writing during two semesters on a legal topic or project which has been approved by the Chief Examiner after consultation with the proposed supervisor. It is expected that some of those topics or projects will be associated with opportunities for placements or internships in legal services in the private or government sectors, in Australia or overseas.


Student who successfully complete this unit should

  1. have demonstrated the capacity to undertake independent legal research;
  2. have displayed advanced analytical competence; and
  3. have further developed skills in the presentation of legal writing.


Research paper or papers (10000-12000 words): 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Colin Campbell


LAW1100 OR LAW1101 AND LAW1102 OR LAW1104