Level 2 Legal Studies

12LEG
Course Description

Contact Person: S. Ward

This course gives students an understanding of the legal process and how it applies to specific areas such as domestic violence or consumer law. Unit Standards marked with an asterisk (*) may be awarded with Achieved, Merit or Excellence grades. The course will include a selection from the standards listed below. 



Pathway

Level 3 Legal Studies

Contributions and Equipment

$40 for a Student Workbook and additional materials


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 8551 v5 Describe the application of New Zealand law to marriage, civil union, and de-facto relationships
2
I
3
U.S. 8552 v5 Describe legal consequences and protections relating to domestic violence and child abuse
2
I
3
U.S. 8555 v5 Describe the objectives and application of consumer law
2
I
3
U.S. 27836 v2 Explain concepts of democracy and government in a New Zealand context
2
I
4
U.S. 27839 v2 Explain concepts of justice
2
I
4
U.S. 27842 v2 Explain concepts of law
2
I
4
U.S. 27845 v2 Explain litigation and dispute resolution processes
2
I
4
U.S. 27848 v2 Explain a law making process
2
I
4
U.S. 27851 v2 Explain systems for the formation of central government, and their consequences in a New Zealand context
2
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 33 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 33 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.