Summary of course content
The law is an important part of our society, and understanding how it works can open up a range of career opportunities, from becoming a lawyer or judge to working in law enforcement or government. With a strong foundation in legal concepts and processes, students can develop valuable skills in critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication that can be useful in many fields.
Students can develop
- understand legal concepts, principles, rules and the machinery involved in the creation, application and enforcement of law
- explore and understand the substantive rules of law
- assess legal rules, processes and institutions
- develop skills to communicate the interpretation, reasoning and analysis of law