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Area/Catalogue
LAWS 3073

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
105377

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Law

Course aim

The course examines the ongoing development of international trade law through this institution and the dispute resolution mechanisms, the jurisprudence and social impact of the World Trade Organization. It also looks at the law pertaining to private business to business transactions.

Course content

International Commercial Contracts under Domestic Law
International Commercial Contracts under Major International Regimes
International Carriage of Goods by Sea, Air and Land
Means of Payment in International Trade
Marine Insurance, Aviation Insurance and International Trade
History and Structures of the World Trade Organization (WTO)
WTO Trade Law Fundamentals
WTO Dispute Settlement
Development in WTO.

Textbook(s)

Mo H 2015, International Commercial Law, 6th ed, Lexis Nexis, Chatswood N.S.W.

Prerequisite(s)

The successful completion of 36 units.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Lecture 2 hours x 10 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 40 hours x N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 40 hours x n/a

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
Assignment 1500 words 35% N/A
Essay 3000 words 65% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Assignment 1500 words 35% N/A
Essay 3000 words 65% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Assignment 1500 words 35% N/A
Essay 3000 words 65% 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
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* 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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