Skip to content | Change text size
Handbooks Courses Units

LAW7165 - Comparative constitution and rights

6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL

Postgraduate Faculty of Law

Leader: Ms Julie Debeljak


Not offered in 2008


Upon completion of this unit, students should:

have a general understanding of the constitutional law and statutory framework that operates in relevant countries; analyse and critically comment upon the impact of the constitutional system on the protection of human rights and freedoms; have an indepth understanding of the rights studied, and the framework for protection established under the relevant constitutional systems, and understand, evaluate and apply policy arguments for and against reform of the legal protection of rights and freedoms.


Research paper - 3750 words - 50%

Examination - 50%

Contact hours

36 hours


Australian Constitutional Law or its equivalent at the discretion of the Chief Examiner

[an error occurred while processing this directive]