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Area/Catalogue
LAWS 3069

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
105249

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Law

Course aim

This course will enable outstanding students to participate in international advocacy competitions of a high standard and reputation. This will include competitions such as the Jessup International Law Moot and the VIS Arbitration Competition. Students will develop exceptional skills, under the supervision of an experienced academic, regarding advocacy, legal research, written and oral submissions and team work.

Course content

The content of each course will be determined by the rules of each international competition, but will include advanced academic content and skills in legal research, writing, advocacy and team work.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
LAWS 3013 Public International Law

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Workshop 2 hours x 8 weeks
External (Moot court) 2 hours x 8 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Written Submissions Approx. 2000 words per student 40% N/A
Oral Submissions 2500 words per student 40% N/A
Teamwork and Participation N/A 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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