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The general principles of crimes against property rights with particular emphasis on Part 10 of the Crimes Act 1961.
Crime and Property covers a range of topics in which there is an interface between the principles of criminal law and property law.
|Paper title||Crime and Property|
|Teaching period||Semester 1 (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$679.70|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$3,212.40|
- LAWS 201 and LAWS 203 and 36 further LAWS points
- Pre or Corequisite
- Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
- Limited to
- LLB, LLB(Hons)
- (i) Not all optional papers will be available in any given year. (ii) May not be credited together with LAWS474 passed in 2004-2007.
- More information link
- View more information on the Faculty of Law's website
- Teaching staff
- Professor Margaret Briggs
- Course materials are 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
Students who successfully complete this paper will
- Be better informed in practice to support their clients in criminal matters relating to property offending, including theft, obtaining by deception, receiving, burglary and computer offences