Legal Studies B

LevelStage 1
Learning AreaHASS
SemesterSemester 2
Pre requisitenone required
Additional CostsNone

Who is this course for?

Students interested in how individuals are affected by laws in our society and the legal processes which operate in Australia. No background knowledge is assumed although students need good reading, writing and research skills. This course is excellent preparation for Stage 2 Legal Studies.

What will I learn

You will study the following topics:

  • Law and Society – The Australian legal system
  • Law making – How parliament, government and the courts make laws
  • People, structures and processes

How will I be assessed?

You will demonstrate evidence of your learning through the following assessment types:

  • Folio – tests, assignments
  • Issues Study
  • Youth Parliament

Pre requisite

none required

Last updated: 01 August 2018