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Unit of Study LAWS2012 - Property Principles (2022)

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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:

Explain the theoretical, social and economic values of property

Identify fundamental principles of property law, and the context in which property law functions

Demonstrate knowledge of the principles and rules of property law, and the policy factors that underlie them

Apply the principles and rules of property law to solve relevant legal problems

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Mackie K, Histed, E & Page, J, 2012, Land Law in context, Oxford University Press Australia, Melbourne. ISBN: 9780195575712.
  • Moore, A, Grattan, S & Griggs, L, 2016, Australian Property Law Cases and Materials, 5th edn, Thomson Reuters, Sydney. ISBN: 9780455237886.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.