Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students experience various dispute resolution processes and reflect critically on the operation of these processes within the Australian legal system.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDavid Wishart

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesPlacement, seminar discussion

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LAW1DR for LLB students, Legal Institutions & Dispute Resolution for JD students


Incompatible subjectsLAW5ADR

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Practise a reflective approach to learning
02. Explain and evaluate the concept, techniques and practice of Appropriate Dispute Resolution (ADR)
03. Explain and analyse the professional and ethical responsibilities of a legal practitioner in ADR
04. Apply good written and oral communication skills in a legal environment
05. Apply legal research skills in a legal environment

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