POLITICAL ECONOMY AND LAW

LAW3PEL

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline


In this subject, students will gain a deep understanding of the key economic,philosophical and political dimensions that exist at the intersection of law and praxis.  This subject will examine how our legal system and its rulesare richly and deeply affected by political-economic considerations.


SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLola Akin Ojelabi

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LAW1LIM and LAW2STA and LAW2CTA or LAW2CTB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
Readingsvarious learning material will be made availabe on the LMSRecommendedVariousVarious

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrated understanding of the interrelationship between law and political economy

Activities:
Tutorials, online tasks, class presentations, lectures
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

02. Apply political economy theories to legal forms and concepts

Activities:
Tutorials, online tasks, class presentations, lectures
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

03. Analyse international political economy of law

Activities:
Tutorials, online tasks, class presentations, lectures
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills (Discipline-Specific Knowledge and Skills)

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