Evidence (5194LAW)

Evidence Law aims to introduce students to the law governing proof in civil and criminal litigation. The subject matter of the course includes study of doctrinal rules in relation to the differentiated roles of judge and jury, evidential and persuasive burdens of proof, the standards of proof, admissibility of evidence, testimony, privilege and judicial warnings. There will also be consideration of the principles underlying particular doctrinal rules. Emphasis will be on the rules of evidence pursuant to provisions of the Evidence Act 1977 (Qld) and common law. Materials from other jurisdictions may be considered to elucidate principles relevant to practice in Queensland and elsewhere. Prerequisites: 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State; 2019LAW Crime 1 OR 4032LAW The Principles of Criminal Law. Incompatible: 4022LAW Evidence.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Gold Coast Trimester 3Nathan 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: 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 2019LAW Crime 1 OR 4032LAW The Principles of Criminal Law

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11199) Open Tuesday 08:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
N02 CINEMA
Cinema Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Seminar
Seminar (15804) Open Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15803) Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15802) Full Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15801) Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15800) Tuesday 08:00 - 08:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only

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: 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 2019LAW Crime 1 OR 4032LAW The Principles of Criminal Law

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11198) Thursday 16:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
G16 1.08
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Seminar
Seminar (15799) Full Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15798) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15797) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15796) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15795) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only
Seminar (15794) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Week 1
For enrolment purposes only

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
31 October 2018
Last day to add a course
6 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
13 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
20 November 2018
Pre: 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 2019LAW Crime 1 OR 4032LAW The Principles of Criminal Law

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (70958) Open Wednesday 09:00 - 16:50
31 October 2018,
14 November 2018,
28 November 2018
G17 THEATRE 3
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (70959) Open Wednesday 09:00 - 11:50
7 November 2018,
21 November 2018
G17 THEATRE 3
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus