Prison Law (5241LAW)

This course aims to provide students with an introduction to the practice of prisoner law. It will include an understanding of prison case law and an understanding of the historical and contemporary trends in prisoner rights. It will explore the state, federal and international laws that regulate life behind bars.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 3

Usually available

South Bank Summer Semester 1South Bank Summer Semester 2South Bank Trimester 1South Bank Trimester 3

Course offerings and timetables


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

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

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (11331) Open Thursday 16:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 7, 8 - 12
S05 2.04
Auditorium and Gallery
South Bank Campus