JESSUP MOOT

LAW5JMT

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, students are provided the opportunity to enhance their research, writing and advocacy skills through participation in the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. The competition is a prestigious international moot involving Law students from various parts of the world. To advance to the international stage of the competition students must prepare written legal arguments and participate in the oral advocacy mooting competition against other Australian Law schools.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMagda Karagiannakis

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites LAW5PIL and approval of Law School Director of the Postgraduate (Coursework) Programs

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsVarious readings will be provided via the LMSRecommendedVariousVarious

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Develop expert skills in making legal arguments for a competitive international law mooting competition

Activities:
Mooting; Written Memorials
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups)

02. Demonstrate advanced knowledge of general principles of international law and litigation before the International court of Justice

Activities:
Mooting; Written Memorials
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups)

03. Develop astute skills in presenting oral arguments persuasively

Activities:
Mooting; Written Memorials
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Personal and Professional Skills (Teamwork including leadership and working in groups)

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