• The role of the law in Australian society.
  • The theory and practice of Australian Consumer Law.
  • Key aspects of Australian Family Law.
  • How Australian Employment Law impacts on me.
  • What is crime and what are the powers of the police.
  • Participate in visits to law courts, prison and parliament.
  • Investigate the structure and responsibilities of the three levels of Government in Australia.
  • Apply my understanding of employment law to real world examples.
  • Individually or in groups, undertake research on legal issues.
  • Complete tasks and assignments.
  • Enjoys research, investigation and analysis.
  • Wants to know how Australian law directly impacts them.
  • Has an interest in the relationship between informal rules and the law.
  • Is curious, and is seeking insights into the basis of applied justice.

Course Overview

You have

  • ‘C’ in Year 10 Australian Curriculum English.

TASC course

Legal Studies - Foundation 2

May lead to

  • Further study, as this course provides a pathway to Legal Studies 3
  • Careers in government positions, the legal profession, policing, journalism or social work.