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Criminal Law and Procedure

Undergraduate | USA-LAWS1022 | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
10 weeks

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Criminal Law and Procedure

About this subject

  • By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to: 

    1. Apply the process of establishing guilt in a real-world situation. 
    2. Analyse the essential elements of an offence, focusing on issues of onus of proof and criminal responsibility. 
    3. Discuss the scope and reach of the modern criminal law in Australia and other common law jurisdictions by reviewing areas of criminal activity. 
    4. Express understanding of the criminal trial process by reviewing the major milestones in a criminal investigation and prosecution, and the roles played by the police, prosecution, and defence counsel.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Study load

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

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