Faculty of Law
|Faculty||Faculty of Law|
|Offered||Clayton First semester 2014 (Day)|
Clayton Second semester 2014 (Day)
The focus of the unit is the major steps in litigation. Using the Rules of the Supreme Court of Victoria, the chronology of a civil proceeding from the decision to sue until the matter is ready for trial is examined.
Students who successfully complete the unit should:
Optional case-based assessment exercise (1500 words): 30% and examination (2 hours plus 30 minutes reading and noting time): 70%
Examination (3 hours, plus 30 minutes reading and noting time) 100%
Summer Semester: Eight hours of lectures per week.
First Semester: Three hours of lectures per week.
Second Semester: Four hours of lectures per week for nine weeks.