This course assesses the impact of International Law upon Australian Government in the second century since Federation. Attention will be given to the impact of International Law upon all levels of government, including Federal, State, Territorial and Local Government. The framework for analysis is to provide a critical review of how international law impacts upon a range of Australian institutions across all levels of Australian society, with specific consideration being given to:
- The Executive
- The Legislature: Commonwealth, State and Territorial
- The Judiciary: High Court, Federal Court, Family Court, State and Territorial Supreme Courts
- The Bureaucracy: Federal, State and Territorial Departments
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Students who have successfully completed this course will:
- have a better understanding of the developments which have taken place in international law duing the past 30 years
- have an appreciation of the legal impact of these developments upon Australian institutions
- understand the legal responses adopted at either the federal, state or territorial level to these developments in international law
- appreciate the political background at both the international and domestic level to these developments
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26 Contact Hours (Intensive Delivery)
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|1634||12 Jun 2015||12 Jun 2015||26 Jun 2015||08 Aug 2015||In Person||N/A|