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Unit of Study LAW30002 - Advanced Sports Law (2015)

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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 recognise the commercial environment and identify the issues in which sports lawyers operate
2 synthesise current knowledge, research and experiences to formulate a state and national view on issues and challenges facing sports law
3 demonstrate research capability through an in-depth investigation of state and national sports law issues
4 identify problems and complications that frequently arise in sports law
5 critically discuss the development of mechanisms for the legal regulation of sport including such issues as sport-related governance, dispute settlement, personal injury and risk management, contract, the commercial regulation of sport, and the anti-doping in sport regime
6 identify problems and complications that frequently arise in sports law practice.

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

  1. recognise the commercial environment and identify the issues in which sports lawyers operate
    • GA4:
  2. synthesise current knowledge, research and experiences to formulate a state and national view on issues and challenges facing sports law
    • GA4:
  3. demonstrate research capability through an in-depth investigation of state and national sports law issues
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
  4. identify problems and complications that frequently arise in sports law
    • GA4:
  5. critically discuss the development of mechanisms for the legal regulation of sport including such issues as sport-related governance, dispute settlement, personal injury and risk management, contract, the commercial regulation of sport, and the anti-doping in sport regime
    • GA2:
    • GA4:
    • GA6:
  6. identify problems and complications that frequently arise in sports law practice.
    • GA4: