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Law and Technology

Postgraduate | RMI-OJD482 | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

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Law and Technology

About this subject

  • Upon the completion of this subject, students will be able to:

    1. Demonstrate an advanced and integrated understanding of the legal issues relating to the management and regulation of new and emergent technology in Australia and internationally.
    2. Critically evaluate the application of new and emergent technology to legal practice and the implications for the legal profession.  
    3. Analyse and research complex legal problems relating to new and emergent technology and make reasoned and appropriate solutions among alternatives.
    4. Demonstrate sophisticated cognitive and creative skills in approaching legal issues to create practical solutions for legal or non-legal clients. 

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Prior study

To help set you up for success before you start this subject, we suggest completing or having equivalent knowledge in:

  • RMI-OJD110-Introduction to the Australian Legal System and Legal Methods (no longer available)

  • RMI-OJD105-Fundamentals of Contract Law (no longer available)

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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