CONSTITUTIONAL LAW MOOT
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Credit points: 15
In this subject, students are provided an opportunity to consolidate and enhance their legal research writing and advocacy skills through participation in the Sir Harry Gibbs constitutional law mooting competition. The competition is Australia's premiere constitutional law mooting competition. Students will be required to analyse a constitutional law problem, draft written submissions, based on their research into issues raised by the problem, and present oral arguments at the competition.
SchoolLa Trobe Law School
Subject Co-ordinatorMarc Trabsky
Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Prerequisites Constitutional Law (LAW5CSL) Statutory Interpretation (LAW5SIN) Students admitted to this subject on application to Director of Postgraduate (Coursework) Programs
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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
01. Develop expert skills in researching and critically analysing complex legal problems
- Lecture/seminar activities, preparation of written submissions, presentation of oral arguments.
02. Demonstrate advanced skills in writing legal submissions
- Lecture/seminar activities, preparation of written submissions.
03. Develop expert skills in making oral arguments in a clear and compelling manner
- Learning/seminar activities, presentation of arguments.
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