University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

LAW 1504 - Principles of Public Law

Career: Undergraduate Law
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Restriction: Available to LLB and B.Criminology with B.Laws and BArts Advanced with B.Laws students only
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: LAW 1501
Co-Requisite: LAW 1501 for Mid-year entry students only
Assessment: Typically will include online quizzes, a small-group research project, individual written work, an oral presentation and an exam
Syllabus:

An introduction to the role and content of public law in the Australian legal system. Selected topics will include: introduction to Federal and State Constitutions, both written and in common law; historical background and theories of constitutionalism, including an introduction to the doctrine of separation of powers and the nature of legislative, executive and judicial power at both Commonwealth and State levels; the exercise of judicial power and the role of the judiciary; the roles of and interactions between courts, parliaments and the executive; representative and responsible government, including the relation of citizens and their parliaments and the structure of government administration; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples and the Constitution; and the protection of human rights in Australia. The course provides a foundation for Australian Constitutional Law and Administrative Law.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21107 SE01 30 FULL 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 2pm - 3pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
21108 SE02 30 FULL 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 10am - 11am Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
21109 SE04 30 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 216, Sarawak Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 216, Sarawak Room
21111 SE07 30 3 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
21114 SE12 30 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
21116 SE18 30 3 29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: Priority will be given to remote students.
21285 SE17 30 4 29 Jul - 16 Sep Friday 10am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 10am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: Priority will be given to remote students.
23213 SE09 30 1 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 316, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ligertwood, 316, Teaching Room
23214 SE11 30 FULL 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 12pm - 1pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
24171 SE15 30 1 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 11am - 12pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 11am - 12pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
25136 SE06 30 2 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 4pm - 5pm Ligertwood, 214, Piper Alderman Room
Automatic Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20486 LE01 330 16 26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 1pm - 3pm The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 1pm - 3pm The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
Note: Lectures will be recorded and can be viewed on MyUni.