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Minor (2020)

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Law and Justice

Title Law and Justice
Organisational Unit Law and Criminology
Special requirements Students enrolled in the Legal Studies major cannot also enrol in the Law & Justice Minor
Excluded Majors Legal Studies
Excluded Minors
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.
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Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I

Core Units - 6 credit points

Select two units from the following:

BJU150 Law in Context - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

CRM100 Introduction to Criminology - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TJD-internal

LEG100 Law, Justice and Social Policy - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

Part II

Core Units - 6 credit points

Select two units from the following:

LEG323 Social and Welfare Law - 3 points
MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external

LEG391 Alternative Dispute Resolution - 3 points

LEG211 Legal Costs Assessment - 3 points

LEG203 Indigenous Peoples, Law and Society - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

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