Legal Studies presents students with basic and practical information about the law. The first goal of this strand is for students to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to respond appropriately to the affect of law on their daily lives. A second goal is to equip students with the capabilities and confidence required to participate in the changing of laws. A third goal is to create an awareness of the many law-related occupational opportunities that are available.
The areas of law covered are:
- Criminal Law (LGS3080) - Criminal Justice System
- Negligence (LGS3040) - Civil and Tort Law
- Controversy & Change (LGS3060) - Controversial Laws and their impact