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Unit of Study LAW10069 - Veterans Law I (2017)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 identify the range of entitlements available to veterans under the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986, the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004
2 demonstrate an understanding of the circumstances entitling a veteran's claim, and the evidentiary and other requirements for lodging a claim
3 apply knowledge of the legislation to assess the adequacy of evidence supporting a veterans claim
4 determine the likely outcome of particular claims with reference to the applicable standards of proof, Statements of Principles and guidelines for assessment of veterans Pensions

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. identify the range of entitlements available to veterans under the Veterans' Entitlements Act 1986, the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004
    • GA4:
  2. demonstrate an understanding of the circumstances entitling a veteran's claim, and the evidentiary and other requirements for lodging a claim
    • GA4:
  3. apply knowledge of the legislation to assess the adequacy of evidence supporting a veterans claim
    • GA1:
  4. determine the likely outcome of particular claims with reference to the applicable standards of proof, Statements of Principles and guidelines for assessment of veterans Pensions
    • GA2: