Law, Innovation and Technologies PG (11471.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| Flexible
| UC - Canberra, Bruce
UC - Canberra, Online
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Business, Government & Law|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|Canberra Law School||Post Graduate Level|| Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Band 5 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Apply and critically analyse legal processes to understand law reform and regulation in the context of technology and society;
2. Create and evaluate arguments demonstrating the operation of existing legal frameworks, and arguing for reform using advanced communication skills; and
3. Evaluate and contextualise the impact of technologies on society and law's role in moderating or mediating technological disruption.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - be self-aware
3. UC graduates are lifelong learners - evaluate and adopt new technology
Prerequisites11751 Legal Methods and Skills G AND 11752 Legal Systems G
Incompatible units11271 Law, Innovation and Technologies
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2023||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||31 July 2023||Flexible||Dr Alison McLennan|
|2023||UC - Canberra, Online||Study Block 6||23 October 2023||Online||Dr Trevor O Ryan|
There are no mandatory readings (ie no set textbook or week-by-week 'required reading'). Students will have access to a detailed reading guide prior to the commencement of the unit. Resources of particular value will be highlighted each week.
Prior to commencement of the unit students will have access to a video and a guide to finding pertinent scholarly resources and using resources
Lectures will be pre-recorded and typically made available online prior to the scheduled time.
Attendance in tutorials (either online or face-to-face) is strongly recommended but not mandatory
Required IT skills
Work placement, internships or practicums
Detailed Instructions regarding the assessment items will be provided on the Canvas site.