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LAWS485 Special Topic 14: Charity Law

This paper will reflect on modern charity law from theoretical and practical perspectives. The paper will be comparative and will draw on a variety of disciplines, including philosophy, sociology and economics.

Paper title Special Topic 14: Charity Law
Paper code LAWS485
Subject Law
EFTS 0.1000
Points 15 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $633.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,720.00

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Prerequisite
96 LAWS points
Pre or Corequisite
Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
Limited to
LLB, LLB(Hons)
Notes
Not all optional papers will be available in any given year.
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Professor Matthew Harding, University of Melbourne, School of Law
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Environmental literacy, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
After completing the paper, students should have
  • Knowledge of basic charity law and activity in New Zealand, Australia and other jurisdictions
  • Knowledge of theoretical, political and practical questions relating to charity law and activity
  • The ability to deal with legal problems arising from charity law and activity
  • The ability to advise clients about charity law and activity
  • The ability to adapt knowledge about New Zealand charity law to analysis and application of analogous law in other jurisdictions

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

This paper will reflect on modern charity law from theoretical and practical perspectives. The paper will be comparative and will draw on a variety of disciplines, including philosophy, sociology and economics.

Paper title Special Topic 14: Charity Law
Paper code LAWS485
Subject Law
EFTS 0.1000
Points 15 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2018
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
96 LAWS points
Pre or Corequisite
Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
Limited to
LLB, LLB(Hons)
Notes
Not all optional papers will be available in any given year.
Contact
law@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
To be confirmed
Textbooks
Course materials provided.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation, Global perspective, Environmental literacy, Teamwork.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
As per specific topic

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Timetable

Not offered in 2018

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard