LAWS11061 Contract A provides you with an introduction to the law of contract in Australia and will focus on the fundamental principles of a valid and enforceable contract. In this unit you will examine the theoretical analysis of contract law; the formation of a contract including contractual agreement; intention to create legal relations; contractual consideration; and contractual capacity. Consideration will also be given to the contents, construction and interpretation of a contract and the doctrine of privity of contract. This unit together with LAWS11062 Contract B meets the LPAB requirements for contracts.
|Student Contribution Band||3|
|Fraction of Full-Time Student Load||0.125|
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Prerequisite or corequisite:- LAWS11057
Students must be enrolled in CG98 Bachelor of Laws, CB68 Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Accounting, CB94 Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts, CL51 Bachelor of Law and Bachelor of Science (Psychology), CL52 Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Property, CL53 Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Business or CL54 Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Information Technology.
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|Residential School||No Residential School|
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