Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Practice (5193LAW)

Ethics and Professional Responsibility in Practice is a 10 credit point compulsory capstone course intended for students in their final year of study. It describes and evaluates key aspects of ethical lawyering and lawyers' professional responsibility including professional rules and their application, lawyers' duties, regulation and discipline of lawyers and aspects of trust accounting required for the purposes of admission to the profession. The course also investigates concepts relevant to legal practice and contemporary issues such as the changing nature of the profession and access to justice. Prerequisites: 2020LAW Crime 2 OR 4031LAW Criminal Procedure and Sentencing; 2022LAW Torts 2 OR 3003LAW Negligence and Accident Compensation. Incompatible: 5001LAW Legal Professional Practice.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Nathan Semester 1

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019
Pre-requisites: 2020LAW Crime 2 OR 4031LAW Criminal Procedure and Sentencing; 2022LAW Torts 2 OR 3003LAW Negligence and Accident Compensation

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Law School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11196) Friday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G03 THEATR 2
Lecture Theatres 1/2 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (15787) Friday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (15786) Friday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G23 1.14
Multimedia Building
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (15785) Full Friday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G17 2.05
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (15784) Wednesday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G40 4.112
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (15783) Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G16 1.12
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
25 February 2019
Last day to add a course
10 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
24 March 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
28 April 2019
Pre: 2020LAW Crime 2 OR 4031LAW Criminal Procedure and Sentencing, 3015LAW Property 2 OR 3012LAW Property Law 2

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Law School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11197) Thursday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N18 THEATRE 2
Central Theatres Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (15793) Full Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 -1.24
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (15792) Open Friday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 -1.23
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (15791) Full Thursday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 0.62
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (15790) Open Friday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 -1.23
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (15789) Full Thursday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 0.61
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (15788) Friday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N53 0.60
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus