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JUS1111 Introduction to Law 1
Credit Points: 15
This unit will introduce students to the Australian legal system, from both a practical and theoretical perspective. This unit will provide a critical introduction to the skills and methodology of legal research and legal analysis. Students are introduced to both the civil and criminal law by exploration and critique of statute, common and customary law.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
363Associate Degree of Social Science (Police Studies)
E44Bachelor of Arts (Justice Studies)
E39Bachelor of Arts (Psychology - Criminology)
E73Bachelor of Science (Security and Justice Studies)
E40Bachelor of Social Science (Police Studies)
MAEFOREnvironmental Forensics Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 18/11/2004