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Legal Studies

NESA Course Number

Year 11  11220  2 Units

Year 12  15220  2 Units


The Year 11 course looks at the nature and functions of law and law-making, the development of Australian and international legal systems, the Australian constitution and the rights and duties of citizens. Main Topics Covered:

• The Legal System

• The Individual and the Law

•  The Law  in Practice


The Year 12 HSC course investigates the key areas of law, justice and human rights through a variety of focus studies which consider how changes in society influence law reform.  Main Topics Covered:

•  Core: Part 1 Crime & Part 2 Human Rights

•  Options: Two Optional Studies are chosen from Consumers, Family, Global Environment, Indigenous People, Shelter, Technological Change, Workplace, World Order.


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