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Civil Procedure (LAW350)

School School of Law
Credit Points 4
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal
Teaching Timetables MURDOCH S1
Description This unit covers the rules of civil procedure in Western Australia, including jurisdiction of Western Australian courts, commencement of proceedings and service of process, pleadings, discovery and other interlocutory proceedings, judgement (including enforcement), appeals, costs and alternatives to litigation.
Contact time Lectures: 4 hours per week. Up to 8 hours of seminars/drafting workshops; these may be held as a full-day session on a weekend during the semester. .
Prerequisites LEG120/LAW120 Research and Writing, LEG150/LAW150 Australian Legal System, LAW152 Torts, LAW130 Criminal Law and Procedure, LAW260 Contract, LAW258 Australian Administrative Law, LAW259 Constitutional Law, LAW253 Property, LAW252 Evidence. Students are advised that this unit should be taken in the last year of enrolment.
Previously LAW350 - Civil Procedure
Appears in these Courses/Majors
Juris Doctor (JD) [Pre-2014 students only]
Law (LLB)/(LLB(Hons)) [Pre-2014 students; possible limited admission in 2014]
Law + Other Bachelor Degree (LLB) [Pre-2014 students only]
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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LAW350 Mr Haydn Rigby
Senior Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6277
e: H.Rigby@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.017, Economics, Commerce and Law

Unit Contacts

MURDOCH: S1-internal
Mr Haydn Rigby
Senior Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 6277
e: H.Rigby@murdoch.edu.au
o: 1.017, Economics, Commerce and Law
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