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Law and (Dis)order

Undergraduate | LTU-LST1LOJ | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Law and (Dis)order

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate an understanding of the complex relationship that exists between law, social and legal change, and political, economic and cultural contexts.
    2. Identify ways in which the law reflects and constitutes varying forms of social relations.
    3. Critically reflect upon key issues and debates relating to law and justice.
    4. Demonstrate an awareness of the ethical and cultural considerations related to law and justice issues.
    5. Communicate about law and justice issues in a manner that is clear and concise and reflects an interdisciplinary perspective.

Entry requirements


Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed LST1LLC (Law and Legal Consciousness), or LST1CCR (Crime and Criminology), or LST1LAS (Law and Legal Consciousness) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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