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Law + International Business [Combined] (LLB+BIB) (Discontinued)

  • B1372BACHELOR OF LAWS/BACHELOR OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
  • H1278BACHELOR OF LAWS HONOURS/BACHELOR OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

Title Law + International Business [Combined] (LLB+BIB)
Course Code B1372; H1278
Study Level Bachelor (Undergraduate)
Organisational Unit Law and Criminology
Academic Contacts http://goto.murdoch.edu.au/AcademicContacts
Qualification Bachelor of Laws (LLB) + Bachelor of International Business (BIB)
Availability Not currently available to new admissions
Professional Accreditation The Australian Legal Practice Board, plus the Ministry of Law in Singapore and the Malaysian and Indian Bar Council accredits the Murdoch LLB
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Course Plans

For assistance with course planning, please contact your Student Advisor.

Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.

Course Structure - 120 credit points

Year 1 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 3 credit points

MSP100 Career Learning: Managing Your Career - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external

Core (LLB) - 12 credit points

BJU100 Australian Legal System - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

LLB152 Torts - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB130 Criminal Law and Procedure - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB120 Legal Writing for Lawyers - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

Core (International Business) - 9 credit points

BUS123 Management in a Global Environment - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS170 Foundations of Accounting - 3 points

BUS124 Global Marketing - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

Year 2 - 24 credit points

Core (LLB) - 15 credit points

LLB260 Contract Law - 6 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB253 Property Law A - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB254 Property Law B - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB259 Constitutional Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Core (International Business) - 9 credit points

BUS171 Foundations of Economics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS122 Business in Society - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS211 International Logistics - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

Year 3 - 24 credit points

Core (LLB) - 15 credit points

LLB251 Equity - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB358 Australian Administrative Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB353 Trusts - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

BJU200 Skills for Legal Practice - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB352 Evidence - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Core (International Business) - 9 credit points

BUS219 International Business - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS212 Introduction to International Finance - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS338 Global Strategic Management - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Year 4 - 24 credit points

Murdoch Spine: Career Learning - 6 credit points

Select from the following:

MSP200 Building Enterprise Skills - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external

MSP201 Real World Learning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-external, S2-external, SUM-external, W-external, Y-external

LLB393 Law in the Community (Street Law) - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB390 Clinical Legal Education - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

LLB391 Alternative Dispute Resolution - 3 points
MURDOCH: T1-internal

LLB210 The Law of Costs - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB301 Internships (WIL) - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-placement, TS21-placement, Y-placement, YU5-placement

LLB312 Law Moot #1 - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-internal (quota of 40 places), S1-internal (quota of 40 places), S2-internal (quota of 40 places), SUM-internal (quota of 40 places), W-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB314 Introduction to Mooting - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB315 Law Moot #2 - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-internal (quota of 40 places), S1-internal (quota of 40 places), S2-internal (quota of 40 places), SUM-internal (quota of 40 places), W-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB328 Trial Advocacy - 3 points
MURDOCH: ST3-internal

BUS399 Signature Experience - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Core (LLB) - 3 credit points

BJU300 Legal Theory and Research - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

Core (International Business) - 12 credit points

BUS300 Professional Internship in International Business - 9 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

OR

BUS345 Professional International Business Project - 9 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS341 Business Negotiations: An International Perspective - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Specified Electives - 3 credit points

Select from the Specified Elective Unit List below.

Year 5 - 24 credit points

Core (LLB) - 9 credit points

LLB452 Corporations Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB450 Civil Procedure - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB468 Ethics and Professional Responsibility - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

Specified Electives - 15 credit points

Specified Elective Unit List

Select Specified Electives from the following units.

Units will normally be available at least once every two years.

In addition Special Topics are available from time to time and may be used as a specified elective. Students should consult the Academic Chair to confirm the offering in any particular year.

Students intending to complete Honours should contact the Academic Chair, and should also note that the Honours program will affect the number of specified electives required.

LLB304 International Media Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB309 Legal Strategy in Organisations - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB318 Legal Practice: An Introduction - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 36 places)

LLB393 Law in the Community (Street Law) - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB210 The Law of Costs - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB302 International Sale of Goods - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB201 Policing and Crime Prevention - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB355 Admiralty Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB390 Clinical Legal Education - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

LLB332 Commercial Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB325 Comparative Law - 3 points

LLB341 Conflict of Laws - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB391 Alternative Dispute Resolution - 3 points
MURDOCH: T1-internal

LLB363 Employment Relations Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB356 Climate Change, Sustainability and Environmental Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB342 European Union Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: SUM-internal

LLB370 Family Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB386 Family Law Clinic - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB387 Human Rights Law Clinic - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

LLB308 Introduction to Legal Practice - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB307 IP: Regulating Innovation and Creativity - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB301 Internships (WIL) - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-placement, TS21-placement, Y-placement, YU5-placement

LLB337 Legal Protection of International Human Rights - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB376 International Human Rights Organisations - 3 points

LLB319 Insurance Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB339 Shipping Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB335 Mining and Natural Resources Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB305 Native Title Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB392 Oil and Gas Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB389 Psychology and Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB365 Public International Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: SS5-internal

LLB323 Social and Welfare Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal

LLB381 Supervised Legal Research - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal, SUM-internal

LLB311 International Trade Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: ST3-internal

LLB312 Law Moot #1 - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-internal (quota of 40 places), S1-internal (quota of 40 places), S2-internal (quota of 40 places), SUM-internal (quota of 40 places), W-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB314 Introduction to Mooting - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB315 Law Moot #2 - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-internal (quota of 40 places), S1-internal (quota of 40 places), S2-internal (quota of 40 places), SUM-internal (quota of 40 places), W-internal (quota of 40 places)

LLB327 Refugee Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: SUM-internal

LLB328 Trial Advocacy - 3 points
MURDOCH: ST3-internal

LLB367 Law of Planning - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1C-internal

LLB349 Comparative Contract Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB372 Work Health and Safety Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: SUM-internal

LLB209 Sports Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB316 Basic Principles of Taxation Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB317 Advanced Taxation Law - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB397 Mediation - 3 points
Not available this year

LLB203 Indigenous Peoples, Law and Society - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB306 International Arbitration Law - 3 points
Not available this year

Award with Distinction

Students who have completed the four-year Bachelor of Laws at a high standard may be awarded their degree with Distinction or High Distinction.

Honours

The award of Honours is available on the basis of distinguished achievement in LLB580 Honours Thesis in Law considered together with overall performance inLLB582 Legal Research Methods for Honours and the remaining units in the student's Honours programme of study. StudentLLB580The award of Honours is available on the basis of distinguished achievement in Honours Thesis in Law considered together with overall performance in Legal Research Methods for Honours and the remaining units in the student's Honours programme of study. Students must have achieved a specified WGPA in Murdoch Law units before they may be permitted to enrol in Honours Thesis in Law and in the Honours award.

LLB580 Honours Thesis in Law - 12 points
MURDOCH: H-internal, Y-internal

LLB582 Legal Research Methods for Honours - 3 points
MURDOCH: H-internal, Y-internal

Students must complete the following units to count as part of their Honours program of study. Note that all three units are compulsory and must be completed as part of the degree.

LLB450 Civil Procedure - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB452 Corporations Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal

LLB468 Ethics and Professional Responsibility - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal

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