Level 3 Legal Studies

13LEG
Course Description

Contact Person: S. Ward

Legal Studies consists of a full year course which is stand-alone. Students will study various aspects of the legal system in depth. 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.



Contributions and Equipment

$40 for a Student Workbook and additional materials


Entry Requirements

None


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 10347 v6 Demonstrate knowledge of the development of the New Zealand legal system
3
I
5
U.S. 27837 v2 Evaluate a concept of democracy and government in relation to restraint on state power
3
I
4
U.S. 27840 v2 Evaluate a concept of justice in relation to a specific situation
3
I
4
U.S. 27843 v2 Evaluate a concept of law in relation to a specific situation
3
I
4
U.S. 27846 v2 Evaluate litigation and dispute resolution processes in relation to challenging state power
3
I
4
U.S. 27849 v2 Evaluate a law making process in relation to a significant legal issue
3
I
4
U.S. 27852 v2 Evaluate systems of government and their formation
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 29 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 29 credits.

Disclaimer

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