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LAWS449 Criminal Procedure

Examination of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011, which came into full effect in 2013 and introduced the most significant changes to criminal procedure in over 50 years.

Paper title Criminal Procedure
Paper code LAWS449
Subject Law
EFTS 0.1000
Points 15 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2019, expected to be offered in 2021
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2019 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Pre or Corequisite
Any 200-level LAWS paper not already passed
Restriction
96 LAWS points
Limited to
Limited to: LLB, LLB(Hons)
Notes
May not be credited together with LAWS 487 passed in 2015-2017.
Contact

law@otago.ac.nz

Teaching staff

To be confirmed.

Textbooks

Course materials provided.

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding, Ethics, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes

After completing the paper, students should have:

  • knowledge of the Criminal Procedure Act, Criminal Procedure Rules and Crown Prosecution Regulations
  • knowledge of issues related to the Criminal Procedure Act, Criminal Procedure Rules and Crown Prosecution Regulations
  • the ability to analyse and apply the Criminal Procedure Act, Criminal Procedure Rules and Crown Prosecution Regulations in practice
  • the ability to deal with legal problems arising from breaches of the Criminal  Procedure Act, Criminal Procedure Rules and Crown Prosecution Regulations
  • the ability to advise clients about the Criminal Procedure Act, Criminal Procedure Rules and Crown Prosecution Regulations
  • the ability to understand substantive procedural law as well as the realities of the criminal courts

 

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Timetable

Not offered in 2019, expected to be offered in 2021

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