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Visa Compliance, Cancellation and Review (LLM504)

Organisational Unit School of Law
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: AU10-internal, SP1-internal
Description This unit examines the regulatory framework, requirements and procedures relating to cancellation, refusals, compliance, other sanctions, appeals and reviews within the Australian Visa System. Students will develop an understanding of the appropriate client options, how to formulate advice, determine strategies and provide effective advice to clients in dealing with these scenarios. The unit will cover merits and judicial review of decisions, ministerial discretion, the formulation of submissions and preparation of review documentation to government.
Timetabled Learning Activities Taught intensively over two weeks; refer to timetable or information on the School of Law website for details. Due to the nature of the offering of this unit, students are recommended to seek confirmation of the exact attendance dates and requirements from the Unit Coordinator closer to the commencement date of the teaching period.
Other Learning Experiences Lectures: taught intensively over 2 weeks.
Prerequisites Enrolment in the Graduate Certificate in Australian Migration Law and Practice; LLM502/LLB502 Australian Migration Law and LLM503/LLB503 Australian Visa System.
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