POLITICAL ECONOMY AND JUSTICE

LAW2PEJ

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, you will gain a deep understanding of the key economic, philosophical and political dimensions that underpin the institutions of justice in our legal system, including courts, police and corrections. This subject will examine how our regulatory system, including its laws, policies and procedures, are deeply affected by political-economic considerations.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesTutorials, online tasks, class presentations, lectures.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Completion of 60 credit points of LAW level 1 and 60 credit points of LAW level 2 subjects

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Readings

various reading material will be made availabe on the LMS

Resource TypeRecommended

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Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Demonstrated understanding of the interrelationship between the institutions of justice and political economy.
02. Apply political economy theories to the institutions, policies and procedures of justice.
03. Critically analyse ways in which international justice is affected by political-economic considerations.

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