REAL PROPERTY LAW
Credit points: 15
Real Property Law builds on and expands students' understanding of the concepts and principles of property law introduced in LAW5FPR. In this subject the focus is on property rights in relation to land. Topics include: the Torrens registration system and indefeasibility of title; the acquisition and disposition of property rights in land; leasehold estates; mortgages; easements; the resolution of conflicts between competing equitable interests in Torrens land; and the conveyancing process.
SchoolLa Trobe Law School
Subject Co-ordinatorSteven Geroe
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters
Available as ElectiveNo
Learning ActivitiesSeminar and online presentation.Argument development and evaluation modelled through case-study examples in seminars and online presentations.Individual student reading of cases and textbooks and seminar discussions to clarify and evaluate applications.
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Sackville and Neave Australian Property Law
AuthorB Edgeworth et al.
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
Intended Learning Outcomes
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City Campus, 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSteven Geroe
One 2.50 h lecture/seminar per week on weekdays at night from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
Unscheduled Online Class
One 6.00 h unscheduled online class per study period on any day including weekend during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.
Final exam (3 hours 3000 words essay equivalent)
|Central exam||Individual||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
Mid semester Assignment (2500 words essay equivalent) Submitted online
|Assignment||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO4, SILO5|