Theories of Law (5195LAW)

This capstone course recalls and extends main traditions and themes in Western jurisprudence and the philosophy of law, and integrates signature themes and methods from our law degree. It engages students in critical reflection and analysis of the purpose of law and lawyers, and of the exercise of law-making, law-application, and legal interpretation. Essentially, it investigates, via applied studies and targeted readings in context, the relevance of select theoretical issues to contemporary law. This course, open only to law students, must be completed in students' final LLB year or as they are completing their final LLB compulsory courses (not including Honours compulsory courses). Prerequisites: 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State; 1028LAW Global Law OR 1012LAW Introduction to Legal Theory; 4024LAW Equity and Trusts OR 2010 Equity AND 2011 Trusts. Co-requisites: 4025LAW Corporations and Associations OR 3002LAW Corporate Governance and Regulation AND 3005LAW Law of Associations; Students must be enrolled in a Law program. Incompatible: 3010LAW Jurisprudence.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

Gold Coast Semester 2Nathan Semester 2

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019
Pre:1028LAW Global Law OR 1012LAW Introduction to Legal Theory, 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 4024LAW Equity and Trusts OR 2010LAW Equity AND 2011LAW Trusts

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41082) Open Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
N02 CINEMA
Cinema Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (45469) Thursday 18:00 - 18:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45466) Full Thursday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45465) Thursday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45464) Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45463) Open Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (45470) Open Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
N02 CINEMA
Cinema Complex
Nathan Campus

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019
Pre:1028LAW Global Law OR 1012LAW Introduction to Legal Theory, 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 4024LAW Equity and Trusts OR 2010LAW Equity AND 2011LAW Trusts

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41081) Wednesday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G16 1.08
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (45461) Wednesday 18:00 - 18:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45460) Full Wednesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45458) Full Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45457) Full Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45455) Full Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (45462) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11
G16 1.08
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018
Pre:1028LAW Global Law OR 1012LAW Introduction to Legal Theory, 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 4024LAW Equity and Trusts OR 2010LAW Equity AND 2011LAW Trusts

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (42076) Wednesday 11:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6, 8 - 12
G16 1.08
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (47238) Open Wednesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45412) Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45411) Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45410) Full Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (45409) Full Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
G16 1.13
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (45414) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1, 3, 11
G16 1.08
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018
Pre:1028LAW Global Law OR 1012LAW Introduction to Legal Theory, 1031LAW Foundations of Law OR 1011LAW Law and the Modern State, 4024LAW Equity and Trusts OR 2010LAW Equity AND 2011LAW Trusts

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Once this course reaches FULL capacity, further enrolment is via permission only. Please email both Bharat Kumar b.kumar@grifith.edu.au and Dr Karen Schultz k.schultz@griffith.edu.au to request permission to enrol.
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (42077) Thursday 12:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6, 8 - 12
N02 CINEMA
Cinema Complex
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (45419) Full Thursday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45418) Thursday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45417) Thursday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45416) Full Thursday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Tutorial (45415) Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
N53 0.59
Willett Centre
Nathan Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Workshop
Workshop (45420) Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1, 3, 11
N02 CINEMA
Cinema Complex
Nathan Campus