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Visa Compliance, Cancellation and Review (LLB303)

Organisational Unit Law and Criminology
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S2-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description This unit examines the regulatory framework, requirements and procedures relating to visa cancellation, refusals, compliance, other sanctions, appeals and reviews within the Australian visa system.
Unit Learning Outcomes ULO 1: Identify and analyse requirements and procedures relating to visa refusals, compliance and other
sanctions, appeals and reviews.
ULO 2: Identify and apply appropriate research strategies to prepare submissions, applications and
effectively advocate for clients.
ULO 3: Provide effective advice to clients regarding visa refusals, cancellation, compliance and review.
ULO 4: Prepare appropriate submissions and applications to government and relevant review bodies.
Timetabled Learning Activities 12 x 2 hours workshop plus two 2-hour tutorials
Unit Learning Experiences Blended learning approaches are applied. Students are required to complete workshop preparation and
review online activities before and after attending workshops. In addition, students will gain practical
experience by selecting the appropriate review options for clients, formulating advice, determining
strategies and providing effective advice to clients through various scenarios.
Other Learning Experiences This unit is taught in a blended mode; there will be weekly workshops supplemented by a variety of online resources available via LMS. It is expected that students will prepare for each workshop by completing the assigned readings or other activities. A variety of teaching and learning activities will take place during the workshops.
Prerequisites LLB358 Australian Administrative Law
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.


Unit Coordinator
Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny
Associate Professor Law

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6806
e: M.Kenny@murdoch.edu.au
o: 460.2.016 - Building 460, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts

MURDOCH: S2-Internal
Associate Professor Mary Anne Kenny
Associate Professor Law

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6806
e: M.Kenny@murdoch.edu.au
o: 460.2.016 - Building 460, Murdoch Campus
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